Ars longa, vita brevis, iudicium difficile.
The Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist David Hume was fifty-five years old when Allan Ramsay painted his portrait in 1766. Another page in the book, “when men were still allowed to wear colors.”
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5 years ago
1760s/Allan Ramsay/David Hume/Edinburgh
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