The hexadecimal color code #40278d is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #40278d is comprised of 25.1% red, 15.29% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #40278d has a hue of 255° (degrees), 57% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 454.05 nm.
Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.
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It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.
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Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.
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