D’Après Manet

Roland Reiss
Floral Paintings and Miniatures
Diane Rosenstein Gallery

“Everything I have learned about painting”, the facts of the matter conveyed as fragments perceived to coalesce at a distance into the buzz of nature, precisely as Hammer’s squiggly guildpiece is determined at the correct distance to be Rembrandt’s Juno.

The Miniatures, signal observations in a dollhouse style, F/X: In Search of Truth (1990), e.g.


Roland Reiss
Sunflowers at Midday
oil and acrylic on canvas
52 x 68 inches