Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Art and Beauty Tuesday--Van der Windt
It first struck me that you can hardly see the man in the painting at all and I think this may be purposeful. What we notice in this painting is the barren landscape and the dilapidated buildings before we notice the gardener. And yet, the title...
Man has toiled and labored since the dawn of time, against all odds and in near hopeless conditions. Yet, he continues to labor and to hope that Spring will come.