The hexadecimal color code #cd897a is a medium light shade of red. In the RGB color model #cd897a is comprised of 80.39% red, 53.73% green and 47.84% blue. In the HSL color space #cd897a has a hue of 11° (degrees), 45% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 596.15 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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The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.
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The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.
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