亚洲杯:WhitneyBedford

发布日期:2020-05-21   作者:亚洲杯外围   已浏览: 79次

Theghostlyapparitionsoftwotallvessels,pass,quiteliterally,likeshipsinthenight.Aburningstreakoforangepaintalongthewaterlineofoneistheonlysignoflife.Atopacalm,blackseatheirmastsandriggingappearskeletalagainstastreakynightskyastheboatsseemalmosttopassthroughoneanother.Thetitleofawell-knownbossanovafolksong,EncontroseDespendidas(’meetingsandgoodbyes’)providesanappropriatelyromanticsubtitleforthisotherworldlycomposition.

Twosteamshipssailinapparentlyoppositedirections.Havingpassedeachother,theyremaincoupledbyastrange,luminousswell–ahugewave,apatchoffog,oraspillageperhaps.Thehorizoneffectivelyeliminated,skyandoceanmergetodrawtheviewerintotheirdepth.WhitneyBedford’sseascapes,notunlikethoseofotherartistsworkingtodaysuchasCyTwomblyandTacitaDean,returntoandreinterpretJ.M.W.Turner’snineteenth-centurylegacyofthesublime.