Wednesday, January 14, 2009

I should have really posted an English wiki link last time I was here - Le déjeuner sur l'herbe. Is it better known to non-French speakers as The Luncheon On the Grass? I don't know - I'm a Philistine and not versed in the classics at all.

But I know what I like.
As they said.

"Painters, and especially Édouard Manet, who is an analytic painter, do not share the masses' obsession with the subject: to them, the subject is only a pretext to paint, whereas for the masses only the subject exists. ”
— Emile Zola, 1867

More about Matta here.

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