"SILENTIUM !". Poem in Russian by Fyodor Tyutchev, embroidered by N.A. Smeets-Sirakova, and presented by Leiden Slavists on the occasion of the leave-taking of Karel v.h. Reve as professor at Leiden University in 1983. 390 x 345 mm. Framed and glazed.
After entering 'Sunny Home', visitors could not miss this Russian poem by Fyodor Tyutchev (1803-1873) with its strong encouragement to remain silent.