saemea: “ Taunting Gravity Bozeman, Montana, by Larry Blackwood “Crows and ravens are both revered and reviled. They are one of the few avian species to thrive in the presence of man, using intelligence and adaptability to survive. Their feats.
Vicente Lopez y Portaña: (detail) Doña Gertrudis de Compte y de Bruga, oil on canvas. "The challenge of rendering drapery fascinates me; and this being an intricately detailed lace inset, makes it even moreso. Exquisitely done.
An oil painting depicting the bust of a man whom face is unrecognizable for being covered by the cream from a pie; the cream itself is used in such a way that it seems exhibit the quality of the medium itself (in this case: oil painting).