Mr. Whistler’s Brilliant Replies

Imagine you’ve just created one of earth’s great paintings. It’s not your masterpiece but it’s a breakthrough. Call it ‘Nocturne in Black and Gold: The Falling Rocket.’ John Ruskin writes the following: . . . I have seen, and heard, much of Cockney impudence before now; but never expected to hear a coxcomb ask twoContinue reading “Mr. Whistler’s Brilliant Replies”