Facility, which in painting is usually taken to mean both ease of expression and a mastery of the medium, is commonly regarded as an enviable gift, yet it can also have a downside. In certain cases (think of Boldini, Sargent, the Swedish painter Anders Zorn and—at a lower level—Andy Warhol), facility of execution is seen Read More
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