Monday, June 11, 2012

Morning of the World

This painting has a nice atmospheric quality that evokes an ancient day in the morning of the world . . . if it just wasn't for that jet vapor trail disintegrating in the upper atmosphere . . .

E. René Ménard — Le Jugement de Paris — ca 1908

4 comments:

Jeff Overturf said...

wait...I HEARD about the apple, but did he give her all those oxen, too??????????

Thomas Haller Buchanan said...

Paris, Paris, Paris . . . he was allus judging women.

Maybe this dame's name is Oxana?

Daniel [oeconomist.com] said...

This is the sort of work that will draw attention decades from now. Keep it up.

buzz said...

Jet trail = Icarus on his way down?