The Color of Trees – August 20, 2009

“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.”

Anatole France

The Color of Trees

Acrylic on Two 4″ x 12″ x 1.5″ Canvases

About Anatole France

Anatole France was the pen name of Nobel Prize–winning French author Jacques Anatole François Thibault. He was born in 1844 in Paris. His father was a book dealer, and France spent his life among books, including 14 years as assistant librarian to the French Senate. His novels, including the Contemporary History series and The Gods Are Athirst, often use allegory and religious symbolism as vehicles for moral questions. He died in 1924.