Joseph Stella, The Brooklyn Bridge

http://bertc.com/subone/g63/stella.htm

‘The Brooklyn Bridge’ is one of Joseph Stella‘s most successful paintings, if judging by the number of time I found it reproduced on the Web. The Italian-American artist, labelled as futurist, made a serie of these highly geometrical bridges.
Doesn’t it look like a stained-glass window to you, where modernity substitutes for the religious?

Note: I just read that Encarta is to be discontinued by Microsoft in late October. I found their page on Stella extremely well done, with multiple “clickable” references. So, I am leaving it here.

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A lover of visual arts.
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