hands of an artist

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    About time for some hands. ( flickr.com/photos/algo/sets/350266/ )

    Artistic? See below. Still drawing at nearly 100. (Now well over 100.)

    I wish I could show her face, but I have promised anonymity.


    carsten42 - off to ipernity, and 157 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. Lopamudra ! 73 months ago | reply

      Art is immortal...so is its torchbearer....
      Art is...(to me off-course)...more of a sense...and sensibility only flourishes within caring cradle of a soul for whom beauty is not something to be seen, but felt; and for whom life is not just living but something more mirthful and meaningful.
      I don't mind seeing her face...even not knowing much of her...as for centuries they went on contributing amazingly to a great stream of expressions which flowed and irrigated millions of souls in diverse folds...We haven't seen most of them...even we don't know much of them...yet, we owe more than we owe to whom we know so much...
      Let the flowers bloom as long she honours this world by living and I'm sure it will bloom even when she closes her wings.
      My regards to a great life !!
      And, thanks to you surely for sharing one such life with us, my dear friend !!
      ( Now, not to forget...I must say..it's an excellent photography indeed)

    2. Eve Mar 73 months ago | reply


    3. zsazsabear 73 months ago | reply

      Oh WOW, what a lovely piece of artwork! Thank you for sharing

    4. Irene Becker 73 months ago | reply

      I saw this in the 50+ Faves group and Faved it.

    5. Églantine 73 months ago | reply

      I want to be like her!

      Thanks Algo for sharing!

    6. Serafin Moreno 73 months ago | reply

      Impresionante !!!!!!!!!!!!!

    7. qixtepr 73 months ago | reply

      This wonderful poetic gem was seen in:

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    8. kswiftphoto 73 months ago | reply

      I absolutely love this addition to your "hand" series. Great one that speaks volumes!

    9. Laura Lea 73 months ago | reply

      I keep coming back to visit this photo! I have it in a gallery! Love these hands so much. They evoke memories of my grandmother and mother, they whisper to me like a muse from an artistic ancestor, they make me feel good and whole just looking at them. Thanks for this wonderful capture... the photo has taken hold in my heart!

    10. Fort Photo 73 months ago | reply

      Another excellent entry for this compelling series Alex.

      Seen on your photo stream. (?)

    11. D'ArcyG 72 months ago | reply

      This is just beautiful...such expressive fingers, and nice composition.

    12. Nevena Uzurov 70 months ago | reply

      Touchy image ! Life is wonderful ! That drawing is fantastic!

    13. luca.ciavatta [deleted] 66 months ago | reply

      It's a Great Capture.
      luca.ciavatta - View my '{ fav }' set on Flickriver

    14. judwal 66 months ago | reply

      What gorgeous hands. Love this photo.

    15. peltier patrick 66 months ago | reply

      Esta fotografía es una bonita historia de manos
      This picture is a beautiful story of hands

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    16. Ram Iyer Photography 64 months ago | reply

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    17. hanne thøger 52 months ago | reply

      What beautiful old and yet elegant hands! Lovely photo.

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