Musings, assertions, and intuitions on matters aesthetic, philosophical, and more.
Sunday, June 5, 2016
William Nicholson Still Life
Painting a still life is like singing Stardust; there's no innovation involved, but the challenge is just right (capturing shadow and light,, shaping a phrase just so) and it offers a pleasantly foot-worn path to beauty. No reason for that to ever go out of fashion.