Frederick Leighton – Light of the Harem
The latest addition to Artinthepicture.com is British 19th century Academic painter Frederick Leighton.
Frederick Leighton once had the following conversation with James Whistler:
“My dear Whistler, you leave your pictures in such a sketchy,
unfinished state. Why don’t you ever finish them?”
To which Whistler replied:
“My dear Leighton, why do you ever begin yours?”