The cover. Portrait of Marthe Marie Tronchin.


THE 20TH-CENTURY CZECH ABSTRACT PAINTER FRANtišek Kupka painted solely from what he saw in his imagination (JAMA cover, April 16, 2008). His 18thcentury Swiss predecessor Jean-Étienne Liotard (17021789), on the other hand, was Kupka’s polar opposite: he was able to paint only what was directly before his eyes. Indeed, according to Horace Walpole, author… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jama.299.16.1871