♑ KOZMINSKY

  1. A man, armed, rising out of the earth.
  2. A revolving disc of light, red centre surrounded by a black rim. The colours are pure and distinct.
  3. An old man seated on a throne in the clouds with his right foot on a sword. A large bright star is above his head and two pillars of light are on either side.
  4. Persephone rising gracefully from the under to the upper world. The sun is shining, and the surrounding country is rich in fields of corn, fruits, birds, and flowers, whilst butterflies are sporting round her head.
  5. A winged urn from which water is pouring on to the parched earth. Where the water falls vegetation springs forth luxuriantly.
  6. A traveler walking up a long forest rise, the path surrounded by dense gnarled trees. It is approaching evening, and the way is long and gloomy, but at the top can be seen a star within a wreath of fine clouds illuminating a beautiful blue sky.
  7. A harp with broken strings, a scowling face above it.
  8. A woman looking on an empty cradle in an attitude of deep grief, the figure of a child near her, surrounded by a bright light, striving to pierce the gloom of her atmosphere.
  9. A man lying half asleep in a field, a veiled figure behind him with upraised hand.
  10. A glimmering light stealing into an armory, on the walls of which hang polished implements of war.
  11. An armed man riding on a lion, below him a scarabaeus; above, a mailed hand grasping an iron rod.
  12. A man in full armour, visor up, holding his two hands on the hilt of his sword, the point of which pierces the ground.
  13. A sublime spirit of female form holding by the hand a poorly attired child coming from the darkness into the mists and ascending from the mists into the light.
  14. A woman in a drapery establishment, the table crowded with articles of dress, none of which please her.
  15. A hand extended, on which is resting a triangle, from which rays of light are issuing.
  16. A number of books floating near a coast land rich in vegetation and floral charm, with beautiful grottos rising from the blue sea.
  17. A flood of deep blue light which, gradually becoming more and more refined, fades away altogether.
  18. A silver-hued garment lying in the mud. Overhead are the dark clouds of an approaching storm.
  19. A large crab with its claws imbedded in a seal.
  20. A girl carrying a bowl of water into which are reflected the rays of the setting sun. All around is darkness
  21. The head of a goat with the solar disc between its horns.
  22. A hawk standing on a square black rock bathed in the rays of the rising sun.
  23. A dog, holding a bird in his mouth, running across a field of daisies.
  24. Three quivering arrows speeding towards a kneeling maiden, but before they reach her they crumble to atoms against a mighty hand which suddenly descends from the heavens.
  25. A man, gaudily attired, opening a document in the centre of which is a dagger.
  26. A woman lifting from the ground an injured child.
  27. A woman, neatly dressed, seated on an old-fashioned chair, looking out of a cottage window on to a pretty little garden. Her face expresses pleasant contemplation.
  28. An athlete throwing a large iron quoit and disregarding a wild, ill-conditioned dog who is barking at him.
  29. A dismantled fortress in ruins; nearby, an old man sitting on the ground, his back resting against a rock, with a sacred book beside him. His face expresses great sadness.
  30. A meteorite falling on a mountain-top.