And it is possible too for people to be deceived, deeply, deeply deceived. He could paint like that – came so close – and then he turned down this other path and made these silly things for the rest of his life. And the world has embraced the silly things and the few true things he made are thought of as background for his “invention.” They are just curiosities according to the experts.
Still – he did make a few true things and that is better than nothing. Once – he was true. Some people are never true.
Then too, some people are always true.