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Remembrance of Cezanne.

"I wished to copy nature. I could not. But I was satisfied when I discovered the sun, for instance, could not be reproduced, but only represented by something else." – Paul Cezanne "What I am trying to translate to you is more mysterious; it is entwined in the very roots of being, in the implacable…

The City

Albi est remarquable par son impressionnante cathédrale fortifiée Sainte-Cécile et son palais de la Berbie, ancien palais des archevêques d’Albi, qui dominent le centre-ville historique et la rivière. Ville natale d’Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, elle abrite un musée regroupant la plus importante collection au monde d’œuvres du peintre postimpressionniste7. Enfin, Albi est surtout un haut-lieu historique…

Hochzeit

Am Wasserschloß Mellentin auf der Insel Usedom,fand eine Hochzeitsfeier statt.Die Szene erinnert mich an Bilder von dem Maler Auguste Renoir. Posted by >petra.foto busy busy busy on 2013-06-17 15:19:08 more about August Renoir

Novelty Is Seldom the Essential

"In our time there are many artists who do something because it is new.. they see their value and their justification in this newness. They are deceiving themselves.. novelty is seldom the essential. This has to do with one thing only.. making a subject better from its intrinsic nature." – Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec —————————————————————————————– Thanks…

Movement of Colors

"What I most cherish is the observation of the movement of colors. Only in this have I found the laws of those simultaneous and complementary color contrasts that nourish the actual rhythm of my vision. In this I find the actual essence, an essence which is not born out of an a priori system or…