Excerpt from this posting:
"...Hopper puts black where he means vague. The variations in surface between lost areas and visible texture, between brushed thin paint and scumbled opaque paint is just enough to make the canvas push into three-dimensional life ahead of it's two-dimensional facsimile..."
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
More information here.