Musée des Beaux Arts
by W.H. Auden
Analysis: Shout Outs
When poets refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.
- The Old Masters (that's artists, folks) (line 1)
- Pieter Brueghel, "Landscape with the Fall of Icarus" (line 13)