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The life that I have chosen gives me my full hours of enjoyment.
You have the sky overhead giving one light; then the reflected light from whatever reflects; then the direct light of the sun; so that, in the blending and suffusing of these several luminations, there is no such thing as a line to be seen anywhere.
The most interesting part of my life is of no concern to the public.
It is wonderful how much depends upon the relations of black and white A black and white, if properly balanced, suggests colour.
I regret very much that I have painted a picture that requires any description.
I prefer every time a picture composed and painted outdoors. The thing is done without your knowing it.
If a man wants to be an artist, he should never look at pictures.
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It was a time when only the dead smiled, happy in their peace.
February 24, 1836
September 29, 1910
Winslow Homer was an American landscape painter and printmaker, best known for his marine subjects. He is considered one of the foremost painters in 19th-century America and a preeminent figure in American art.
Snap the Whip (1872)
Breezing Up (A Fair Wind) (1876)
The Gulf Stream (1899)
The Fog Warning (1885)
Prisoners from the Front (1866)
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