Sad Girl Sad Girl in Black and White

Sad Girl and Sad Girl in Black and White . The sketch on the left is the original sketch. The sketch on the right is the same with the color removed by the computer.

Looking through old art books one often saw a few tipped-in color plates but mostly black and white reproductions. In fact, some paintings burned or blown up during the Second World War are known only through black and white photos. Some of these black and white photos have a particular charm; and when I clicked on the color remover button I saw something I thought interesting enough to put up here.