Ad Reinhardt, from ‘How to Look at Art, Arts & Architecture’ (1946)
Acme Triple-Strength Fortified Leg Muscle Vitamins. From Stop, Look and Hasten (dir. Charles M. Jones, 1954). I love the use of the Acme Corporation as a go-to, generic component of Looney Tunes. Surely someone’s written a dissertation about this.
97. Harpsichord. Plus ça change…
A View of the Bombardment of Ft. McHenry. I was in Baltimore a few weeks ago and stopped by Fort McHenry (Star-Spangled Banner, etc.). This painting was one of my favorites, if only for the trails on the bombs.