An amateur is an artist who supports herself with outside jobs

williamJamesGlackensWifeAndSon

An amateur is an artist who supports himself with outside jobs which enable him to paint.

A professional is someone whose wife works to enable him to paint.

(Ben Shahn)

 
Part of painting of William James Glackens (1911)
The artist’s wife and son.

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