What could be more lovely than a winter night like this when the moon shines out of a cloudless sky upon the glittering fresh fallen snow? Beauty without color somehow seems to belong to a different world.
Lady Murasaki (Murasaki Shikibu)
Bayly Art Museum
Digital Image Center
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