James McNeill Whistler Quote

A picture is finished when all trace of the means used to bring about the end has disappeared.


The Art of James McNeill Whistler: An Appreciation (ed. 1903)

Picture Quote 1

A picture is finished when all trace of the means used to bring about the end has disappeared.

Picture Quote 2

A picture is finished when all trace of the means used to bring about the end has disappeared.

Picture Quote 3

A picture is finished when all trace of the means used to bring about the end has disappeared.

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A picture is finished when all trace of the means used to bring about the end has disappeared.