Sunday, February 19, 2012

Coffee Tales

Andre Bouys (French artist, 1656-1740). Still Life with Silver and Biscuits

"Ah! How sweet coffee tastes! Lovelier than a thousand kisses, sweeter far than muscatel wine!" from "Coffee Cantata"
Composer Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Johann Sebastian Bach by Elias Gottlob Haussmann (1695–1774) 1748

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