Sunday, October 25, 2009
“The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.”
Henry David Thoreau
"What we need is not the will to believe, but the wish to find out. "
"Light tomorrow with today!"
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
"Familiar acts are beautiful through love. "
Percy Bysshe Shelley
I think this young woman in the painting is having a moment of revelation. I love when a painting makes me think about the possible thoughts and emotions of the portrait subject. Vermeer could skillfully bring those quiet, solitary moments to life in his portraits.
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