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"...someone was quoted as saying that Degas had said (it may have been another person quoting something a little different from someone else): "Orange lightens, green neutralized and violet darkens." As a young art student I thought I had found the "secret" in an old library book because when I experimented..."
This journal entry is now available as part of a compilation in ebook form:
Epub and PDF formats
95 Full-Color Illustrations (Oil paintings by the author.)
2006 - 2010
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