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August 24, 2017

Mid-Morning Open Thread

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View from Mount Holyoke, Northampton, Massachusetts, after a Thunderstorm,
(The Oxbow)
Thomas Cole

Well, it's no Lucian Freud, but it is still a lovely painting. although....as I look at it I wonder why there is greater technical skill among some other groups of artists. Which exposes my insularity. If I were painting, I would default to the most realistic (and perhaps unimaginative) presentation of my subject that I could achieve.

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