The hexadecimal color code #686d63 is a shade of green. In the RGB color model #686d63 is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.75% green and 38.82% blue. In the HSL color space #686d63 has a hue of 90° (degrees), 5% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.14 nm.
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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The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.
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A great artist is always before his time or behind it.