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An article in Le Globe recapitulated these arguments, first by stating the view in defense of painting, the principal goal of which is not to render a complete illusion, but only a conventional illusion, to reproduce nature "in its own way":. I am specifically interested in the visual antecedents of photography that may have led to its consideration in terms of "illusion" or "reality. We like Fermob because it is a quality French brand, that uses designers.
He also remarks upon the lack of color in the images, the bulky apparatus, and the inability of reproduction. For a discussion of the transparent and opaque modes of pictorial representation, see Shiff , pp. But many people have wondered if this is the kind of merit to which a painting should aspire and if it is not a question of trompe l'oeil , rather than great painting: there is a singular effect in the arts that, thus far, has always seemed inexplicable to me but that exists nonetheless.