The hexadecimal color code #b9714f is a shade of red-orange. In the RGB color model #b9714f is comprised of 72.55% red, 44.31% green and 30.98% blue. In the HSL color space #b9714f has a hue of 19° (degrees), 43% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 590.97 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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If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.
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I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.