Thematic unity makes sure that all episodes are variations of the same theme and that the main characters of all the episodes are connected by a shared need. Towards the end of the nineteenth century a new focus for genre painting emerged. Artists wanted to capture the excitement and fleeting nature of the modern life they saw around them in fast-growing metropolises such as London and Paris. The simple and slightly sentimental genre scenes of the Victorian era were replaced by bustling street scenes and glittering cafe interiors captured by impressionist artists such as Auguste Renoir and Claude Monet.
I am a big sherlock Holmes fan and am reading the new Holmes novel ‘The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz. I also enjoy reading Elizabeth Chadwick which is historicl fiction, Ariana Franklin which is historical murder mystery, Harry Potter which is fantasy. As an aside, I always find it fascinating … Read MoreRead More