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Capturing the Light in Pastel - AGGETT, Lionel

David & Charles, 1995, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. DJ slightly ruffled along edges, some small nicks, creases and tears. Extensive previous owners inscription to ffep.

The ultimate challenge presented by Nature to the artist is to capture and interpret in his or her own style the character of a particular 9% region. To do this successfully requires an understanding and appreciation of the correct rendering of colour and the way it is influenced by the quality of light. I believe a 'sense of place' is important, and whilst accepting that the urge to shock can sometimes produce exciting discords, a landscape painting should leave the viewer with no doubts as to where, when and under what conditions it was created. 123pp. Size: 8vo Imperial (11" x 7½" approx.)
ISBN: 0715302213

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