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Straight to the point!

I can think of no better painting than Hobbema’s  the Avenue at Middelharnis  (1689 National Gallery London)  to start  unravelling the mysteries of the vanishing point.  The painting is conveniently marked out in a grid board of shapes.Sitting in front of the painting I started with the central triangle that runs through the middle to… Continue reading Straight to the point!