I am correcting myself….these past 48 hours have been amazing…not 24…
20 Paintings in No Particular Order(2/20)
Roses, Vincent van Gogh
"It is clear…that [van Gogh] saw all blossoming plants as celebrations of birth and renewal—as full of life. That sense is underscored here by the fresh spring green of the background. The undulating ribbons of paint, applied in diagonal strokes, animate the canvas and play off the furled forms of flowers and leaves." (x)
Really impressive calligraphic work here. The author of the article where we found it says:
We are so concentrated on typography featuring European characters that we forget there’s the possibility of having great typography from other cultures too.
Check out the rest of this work here.