Chapter 5. Teachings

Arrangement in Grey and Black (Whistler’s Mother), by James McNeill Whistler, 1871

Arrangement in Grey and Black

Wheatstacks (End of Summer), by Claude Monet, 1890–91

Monet’s wheatstacks

The Starry Night, by Vincent van Gogh, 1889

The Starry Night

The Treachery of Images, by Rene Magritte, 1929

The Treachery of Images

Sky Blue, by Wassily Kandinsky, Centre Georges Pompidou, 1940

Sky Blue