Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Mark Tansey..............................

Artwork from Mark Tansey.  It is one of those things that makes me wish this blog was a tumblr that would allow vastly larger images.  Read more about Tansey here.  If you are intrigued by value art collectors place on his works, you might want to go here.  Stephen Jay Gould, whose writing led me to Tansey, called him "a contemporary artist who loves to represent the great moral and philosophical lessons of Western history with modern metaphors painted in hyperrealistic style ...".  Judge for yourself.

Doubting Thomas               1986

Forward Retreat                  1986

Innocent Eye Test       1981

Purity Test                       1991

Triumph Over Mastery II       1986

Take One                            1982

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