The hexadecimal color code #871b44 is a medium dark shade of pink. In the RGB color model #871b44 is comprised of 52.94% red, 10.59% green and 26.67% blue. In the HSL color space #871b44 has a hue of 337° (degrees), 67% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 496.08 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 artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.
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I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.
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