- Richard Estes
- View from the Williamsburg Bridge
- signed twice and dated 95
- oil on canvas
- 29 by 36 in. 73.7 by 91.4 cm.
Acquired by the present owner from the above
I don’t think painting ever changed the course of history. Its function is to do something positive to our lives. I guess it would involve pleasure and satisfaction, a sense of completeness that life itself doesn’t have. Order. You take the elements of reality, but you eliminate the chaos.
– Richard Estes