"Cologne" [essay]
Cologne.
And this is the birth place of Rubens. Sink these
french bad roads, a f A long days journey over them
under a burning Sun, together with a perambulation
on a damp evening at Aix la Chapelle, so knocked
me up, that I was forced to diet it, and quiet it
And could not stir out to see the Rubensʼ last picture
the masterpiece of the master, the crucifixion of St
Peter
, bequeathed by him at his death to his native
city, and, yet more, his birthchamber, — fragment,