Shadow - Leonardo da Vinci

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Shadow is the obstruction of light. Shadows appear to me to be of supreme importance in perspective, because, without them opaque and solid bodies will be ill defined; that which is contained within their outlines and their boundaries themselves will be ill-understood unless they are shown against a background of a different tone from themselves.

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bvw 6 months, 3 weeks ago
So also says Kabbalah., as I understand. The world is a dark one, too many shadows, but we all live in the time of shadows: which is the daylight.

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