An innovator with his painterly style, some have suggested that he was even Impressionist – a whole century before Monet.
Marks made by the brush and knife serve different purposes from the late nineteenth century. They also beg some fascinating questions.
Looser and more painterly styles from Guardi around 1775 to Delacroix in 1862: paving the way for the Impressionists.
A glance through some of the unofficial history of visible brushstrokes and other painter’s marks.
In the absence of any clearly articulated theoretical statements from the core French Impressionists, there are no obvious rules or clear criteria handed down.
A short guide to the Apple Watch and its wearers, for those who enjoy people-watching.