Degrade first the arts if you’d mankind degrade,
Hire idiots to paint with cold light and hot shade.
William Blake, Annotations to Sir Joshua Reynolds’s Discourses, title page (c. 1798–1809)
pencil on paper, 420 x 297 mm, 2012
it’s reynolds’ lineage still piles up the cash & blake is still hard to find.
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