Ellipses: Don’t Start a Still-life Without ‘Em
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Ellipses make or break any drawn plate, glass, or bottle. When beautifully done they transport the viewer to experience serene harmony. It’s rare not to have a man-made cylindrical object in a still life.
It should not be surprising that da Vinci painted/drew beautiful ellipses. This detail is a from The Last Supper–it is the plate in front of Christ.Continue reading “Ellipses: Don’t Start a Still-life Without ‘Em”