Romance and Subtleties of Black in French Art at Getty [Review]

Romance and Subtleties of Black in French Art at Getty [Review]

“Black is the most essential of colors,” according to French artist Odilon Redon, who believed one could discover all the colors with subtleties worked into the black. The dark images, subtleties, and innovations Redon and his peers created are apparent in the exhibition, Noir: The Romance of Black in 19th Century French Drawings and Prints, opening Feb. […]