Holman Hunt, William - by Timothy Larsen
Look Again. William Holman Hunt and the Pre-Raphaelite vision
by Timothy Larsen
We have impatient eyes. In our video age, we expect that one picture will be replaced by another as fast as our brains can take them in. We flatter ourselves that we are the most sophisticated viewers ever, when all the while we demand images so crude, they can be exhausted in the blink of an eye.