The germ of the idea came following Lucien Freud’s death in 2011 when heirs and curators had to deal with the collection of other artists’ works which Freud had accumulated over a long life. 1,874 more words
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Patience and Persistance: Revisited
By Cathleen Elise Rossiter
“Fear of repeating oneself, of repeating oneself may be the greatest bugaboo of late capitalist society. The fear has been marketed so effectively that a will to sustain attention on any one thing can be cancelled out easily in favour of the latest distraction.” … 492 more words
All websites mentioned in this post were accessed on 11 and 12 August 2016. All images shown are in the public domain.
11 August 2016. Although I had initially planned to do a self-portrait here, I decided that I would ask my husband again, sitting at the dinner table, with his head resting on his arms. 711 more words