Dahlias in the Sun:
is a 1920 painting by Henri-Jean Guillaume Martin, a French Impressionist painter who was born on August 5, 1860, and died on November 12, 1943.
You can see more of his work online at WikiArt.
I love yellow flowers in the Autumn. I have a wild sunflower that blooms this time of year, and I enjoy them, and chrysanthemums, and whatever else yellow and flowering I can find. It cheers me.
Here are my little wild sunflowers on the patio:
The Daughter also loves sunflowers, and you can see one in this lovely bouquet, which [shown a bit disarranged here] was the cake topper at her wedding this past week-end:
It was intended to serve as the bouquet to toss, but the photographer changed things up a little. It worked fine her way. I've found if I leave decisions like that to the professionals on the scene things go more smoothly than if I try to micromanage everything.
And here's my sunflower cup with coffee:
Share your drink at Bleubeard and Elizabeth's Tea Tuesday party at their blog. Elizabeth is observing Remembrance Day.