I half remember a quote about the light bulb – that the person who invented the electric light did more for civilization than all the ------ all the what, all the who - put together? Was it Camus, Graham Greene, no not him - some one else - a brilliant well lit mind? Well it’s nearly midnight and half the lights in our house are still blazing – the darkest and conceivably one of the busiest times of year.
The season for strings of decorative lights competing and celebrating with the firmaments, street lamps, headlights of cars, ruby red tail lights – all to read by- to blog by----
Seasonal greetings to all my Jewish, Christian, Muslim, and secular friends! And foremost - happy holidays and best wishes to all my wonderful blogging friends from whom I derive so much delight and inspiration! Love and peace to you all.
Below are two pastel studies, two views, front and back of the model - 20"x26" on Ingres paper
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