By John Lander
For automobile artist John Lander, automobiles are greater than simply transportation: "Some are appealing examples of rolling sculpture. i attempt to do greater than simply draw lovely photographs of autos; I contain fascinating humans, backgrounds, and check out to set a temper or inform a story." The paintings of years, this number of Lander's classic automobile artwork comprises greater than a hundred colour illustrations with a quick description, together with reviews by way of the artist, for every photo.
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Throughout his life, he continues to recreate that commanding presence of his childhood. In a number of paintings, the mountain almost consumes the entire canvas, becoming an enormous triangle looming against the horizon. The colors blend so that the sky is infused with green and the mountain with blue. In his blending of something remarkable happens: the mountain seems to evaporate, fusing with the airiness of the sky. colors, to convey the feei Cezanne blends ' of the air, his colors into a blue-tinted light.
1868-71, drawing, Offentliche Kunstsammlung, Bale. Portrait of the Artist's Father, c. 1866, painting (detail). National Gallery of Art, Washington. Pages 12-13: The Four Seasons, du Petit Palais, Paris. c. 1860-62, paintings, Musee Photographs from the photo archives of the Musees de la Ville de Paris, © by SPADEM. Pages 14-15: SelfrPortrait, c. 1861, private collection. Photograph of Emile Zola, c. 1865, collection Dr. F. Emile Zola. Paris: collection, Quai de Bercy-Wine Market, Pages 16-17: Venus 58 c.
N. Pages 24-25: Pool at the Jas de Bouffan, c. 878, collection Corinne Cuellar, Zurich. The Jas de Bouffan, photograph, private collection. The Card Players, c. 1890-92, painting, Musee d'Orsay, Paris. N. Pages 26-27: Apples and Biscuits, c. 1879-82, painting, Musee de I'Orangerie, Paris. N. Still Life, c. 1 1890-94, painting, © 1995, Kunsthaus, Zurich. Pages 28-29: Mill on a Riven c. 1904-05, watercolor, Elke Walford Fotowerkstatt, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg. in Provence, c. 1879-82, painting, National Gallery Houses of Art, Washington.
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