Saturday, September 10, 2016

When a new city of Clyde is created in my honour...

...I will insist that the street plan is based on the craquelure of Peder Balke paintings.
Conceivably there are secret subliminal messages there in Runic alphabet, perceptible only to Norwegian viewers.

Balke also painted lighthouses, providing "A Plague of Lighthouse-Keepers" as alternative title.


rhwombat said...

...Actually, I think they are the horse-tram timetables for Balkeby. That or a medieval laundry list, a la Eco's version of Foucault's pendulum.

JP said...

perceptible only to Norwegian viewers.

I cannot see anything special, but my relatives were remiss when it came to runic instructions.