The Louvre is the book in which we learn to read.
1905 Letter to E? mile Bernard.
Iwished to copy nature but I could not.But Iwassatisfied when I discovered that the sun could not be reproduced but that it must be represented by something elsecolour.Paul Ce Zanne
Monet is onlyan eye, but my God what an eye!Paul Ce Zanne
May I repeat what I told you here: treat nature by the cylinder, the sphere, the cone, everything in perspective.Paul Ce Zanne