The hexadecimal color code #997b9d is a shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #997b9d is comprised of 60% red, 48.24% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #997b9d has a hue of 293° (degrees), 15% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 553.48 nm.
I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.
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As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.
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Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.
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