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A river landscape with monks conversing by a pair of megaliths - William Hodges c 1782 - Vintage Orientalist Painting of India - Art Prints

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A river landscape with monks conversing by a pair of megaliths c 1782 is a Vintage Orientalist Painting of India by William Hodges. William Hodges was a promising but young and rela-tively unaccomplished painter. As the first professional landscapepainter to document a voyage of exploration, Hodges was cast into aparadoxical situation. For although he had been trained, under RichardWilson, to paint idealized compositions in the classical landscape tradi-tion, the explicitly scientific orientation of Cook’s expedition empha-sized empiricism rather than idealization.
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