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Why do your cheeks such artful colours wear

DMI number:
10546
First Line:
Why do your cheeks such artful colours wear
Last Line:
For naked beauty is the only charm
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Art / painting and Beauty
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Translated from:
Maffeo Barberini
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Cythereia or new poems upon love and intrigue [ESTC T131272]
Page No(s):
p.43-44
Poem Title:
Imitation of a Greek Epigram of Cardinal Barberini. To a Lady who Paints.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The altar of love. Consisting of poems and other miscellanies [ESTC N16485]
Page No(s):
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Imitation of a Greek Epigram of Cardinal Barberini. To a Lady who Paints.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed