Saturday, September 14, 2013

Reverie (1917). Arthur Hacker

Hacker changed his style several times, After the plein air work of the early 1880s, he added a French academic style in the late 1880s, and then a variety of Pre-Raphaelite, symbolist, poetic-rustic, and simple genre figures.
“Sit in reverie, and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind” — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (American poet, 1807-1882)

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