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Jack Tworkov poem

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Creator:
Tworkov, Jack, 1900-1982
Type:
Writings
Date:
ca. 1981
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Poem : 1 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 13 cm.
Summary:
Poem reads: My eye follows / the lone bird / across the sky / as if the sky / were all eternity / The bird is carried / by the wind / as my spirit / is by fate / Where are we going / to what end / or destination / When next I come / on a dead seagull / on the beach / I will plant a reed / on its outspread wing / and leave my signature / among the gathered flies
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Poetry
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14135
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Jack Tworkov papers, circa 1926-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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