Painting is poetry that is seen rather than
felt, and poetry is painting that
is felt rather than seen.
source: Leonardo da Vinci
image: Eddie’s Images… 6 more words
Why is this man only so famous for his painting? His ratio of drawings to paintings is utterly ridiculous,ranging from human anatomy to detailed architecture to character studies they are far far more fascinating than the paintings that he produced and yet they dwell in obscurity. 292 more words
Gleaner column, Dec 13, 2017
Art has been in the headlines globally, regionally and locally in the last few weeks. On the global stage Christie’s mid-November auction featuring a long-lost work by Leonardo da Vinci, Salvator Mundi, was very much in the news especially after the much hyped painting sold for US$450.3 million. 721 more words