Classical Study Four, After Turner

30" x 24"

Oil on Canvas, 2015

In 1814, J.M.W. Turner painted Lake Avernus: Aeneas and the Cumaean Sibyl. The mythical/idyllic landscape now becomes the objectified idyllic landscape.

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    Keith Kattner


    "It took me a considerable amount of effort to realize that the rules of art don't always comply with the rules of science. I had to decide which set of rules would supersede the other."

    Once he understood both sets of rules, he could then move forward in his own style with no limits and without hesitation.