Running With Ancestors
acrylic on gallery wrapped canvas
14" x 18"
Available at Proctor Art Gallery, Tacoma, WA
This has been sitting in my studio for over a month, waiting to be photographed. I used the same fluffy molding paste with this painting as I did with the buffalo.
David felt that the white horse looked like a ghost and came up with the name for this one.
When we are praising Plato, it seems we are praising quotations from Solon and Sophron and Philolaus. Be it so. Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests and mines and stone quarries; and every man is a quotation from all his ancestors. And this grasping inventor puts all nations under contribution.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson, from Representative Men