best/favorite painters

Re: best/favorite painters

Postby cronus » Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:32 am

Scot Dutchy wrote:No sorry I dont find much like it. Hopper late night coffee place is much bigger and open. Hopper had to use is wife as she did not wont him using other models. All the women in all his pictures is her. He used himself for all the male parts. In Nighthawks all three men are him.


His early work of bridges and so forth notorious for the lack of figures, guessing it was something he had problems with regardless of the ball and chain. :tea:
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Re: best/favorite painters

Postby Scot Dutchy » Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:52 pm

I always think this Tom Waits song belongs to Nighthawks.

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Re: best/favorite painters

Postby cronus » Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:02 pm

“Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie." -John Milton

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Re: best/favorite painters

Postby Brian Peacock » Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:07 pm

Ronald Davis (b.1937) describes himself as an artists, geometrician, and abstract illusionist. This one, Arch Duo and Vented Star, 1976, looks like trippy farm machinery to me.



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Re: best/favorite painters

Postby DRSB » Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:16 pm

Boris Kustodiev, 1921
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