Gold is a Living God

But in the temple of their hireling hearts

Leighton House Museum, Holland Park Road, Kensington & Chelsea, W14

Gold is a living god, and rules in scorn

Leighton House Museum, Holland Park Road, Kensington & Chelsea, W14

All earthly things but virtue.

Leighton House Museum, Holland Park Road, Kensington & Chelsea, W14

From Percy Bysshe Shelley’s Queen Mab (1813)

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