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Unformatted text preview: dark, in using the light to bring the objects depth. She used very specific and intricate detail in her paintings. She used a microscope just to get all the detail right. Her painting is by far the best Ive ever seen. Ive never really been into paintings but have fell in love with hers. The detail of a microscopic fly, the mouse eating the grain, all the intricate detail on the globe, the very old book and the butterfly shows the affects that empiricism has had on the paintings. The next painting I really liked Pieter De Hoochs A Dutch Courtyard. He makes it a very light setting and puts a lot of detail into the pipe-smoking and the beer drinking. He makes the brick as a focal point and some of what the matron and the pudgy kid as it as well. Its like he set the brick wall and then the people are right there in front of your face. The detail with every single brick and the look of the thing each character is holding is incredible....
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This note was uploaded on 07/19/2011 for the course HUM 2230 taught by Professor Sarahblanton during the Summer '11 term at Daytona State College.
- Summer '11