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Curator Picture Talks - Endymion

Posted 11th September 2015
Watts Contemporary Gallery


Free with admission

This ten minute talk will introduce the sleeping Endymion, who is visited by Diana, the moon Goddess. This beautiful painting represents Diana as an apparition, lending a sense of the unknown to the scene in the form of and tints of a rainbow. This image really shows artistic excellence from Watts producing an image of a visionary spirit so clearly using unique techniques to create the effect of scattered light. Come along to learn more about these mythological characters and the techniques used.