Seen by an Owl
- 50 x 40 cms (19.68 x 15.75 ins)
- Ref: 454166
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Francis Bacon (1561-1626)
The wise owl is perched on his nest. He contemplates the view which he might interpret as a place where hunting will be good, a place where opportunity can be invented if he cares to fly off into those mysterious surroundings.
The Tune a Day for this painting is
Its No 24. The music was also played on the cello by Pablo Casals as an evocation of peace at a United Nations meeting with reference to his home land of Catalonia it being a Catalan folk melody.