1.F.E. Church - methaphisical painter.2.He was a naturalist.3.Road to God found only in thedramatism of nature.4.References to religion in symbols5.References to Manifest Destiny.6.Twilight in the Wilderness (1860) –territory of Maine
Frederick Edwin Church
Twilight in the
1.The whole work – vastness of Americancontinent.2.Fiery-red sky (clouds cross the sky diagonally)– the phisycal presence of God in the nature.3.The river – journey westwards for expansion. Seems to add peace to thecryptic and enticing wildreness.