Hektoen International

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Tag: Edward Hopper

  • Lights and shadows and vitamin D

    Adriano Angelucci L’Aquila, Italy   Figure 1. People in the Sun. Edward Hopper. 1960. Smithsonian American Art Museum. In his paintings, Edward Hopper shows us a reality that is the result of a rational contrast between lights and shadows. The summer sun illuminates the natural landscapes but cannot penetrate through the large windows of the…