I'm beginning to see more and more how brilliant the TLP is. It can be read in different ways as the bible can be read in different ways. It's a thin and suggestive style. Attacking/seeking the transcendental, and the structure of thought itself.
2.03 In a state of affairs objects fit into one another like the links
of a chain.
2.031 In a state of affairs objects stand in a determinate relation to
2.032 The determinate way in which objects are connected in a state of
affairs is the structure of the state of affairs.
2.12 A picture is a model of reality.
There's always a master concept, an ontological hierarchy. In this case: "reality."
2.1511 That is how a picture is attached to reality; it reaches right
out to it.
Reality is the sensual-emotional-thought that describes itself?
2.181 A picture whose pictorial form is logical form is called a logical
2.182 Every picture is at the same time a logical one. (On the other
hand, not every picture is, for example, a spatial one.)
Wittgenstein is here making pictures of the making of pictures.
Who is the real painter, and what is it he is painting? And what isn't a logical picture, if the sense-data is logically interpreted? The distinction is practical and social. But not essential.