The hexadecimal color code #8085ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8085ae is comprised of 50.2% red, 52.16% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #8085ae has a hue of 233° (degrees), 22% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.49 nm.
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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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To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.
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The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.
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