"[...]luncheon, and Wilkie Collins describes the old man as "sitting on the top of a flight of steps, or a box, like a shabby Bacchus nodding at his picture." But he could paint a "Rain, Steam, and Speed" and "The Sun of Venice going to Sea" in spite of the brown sherry, and his lonely bachelor life. But brown sherry or no brown sherry, to his dying day he never lost interest in the love of his life, light. At seventy years of age, when he is described[...]."
- Paperback | 32 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 1.52mm | 86.18g
- 10 Mar 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations