Unformatted text preview: his literature etc. .. With the painting from Edward Hicks “The Peaceable Kingdom” 1834 what makes this piece characteristically Romantic in its content, subject, and theme. This painting shows Romantic sanctification of nature very vividly. Reading about the meaning behind the painting was based on the Book of Isaiah (11:6-9). Hick’s embraced Quaker William Penn peace treaty signed with the Lenape tribe. It also shows children reaching out for the love of wild animals; Hick’s just link between natural innocence and peace....
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- Spring '10
- Romanticism, ROMANTIC ERA, Hick, Quaker William Penn