I looked it up. On Wikipedia, Affogato is explained as an Italian word, meaning “drowned”. It also refers to a “coffee-based dessert”- a scoop of vanilla ice-cream drowning in a shot of expresso, or some coffee-tasting alternative. 200 more words
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In the battle with tradition, Impressionism’s “triumph” was not a foregone conclusion.
Michael Fried observes that Realism in the Western painting tradition has long involved “a tacit or implicit illusion of the passage of time, of sheer duration”. 893 more words