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Games for Three

A minimalist, modern rendering by Léon Bakst for Costume Study for Jeux. Watercolor, graphite and black chalk on laid paper. Credit: National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. 265 more words


Pan With Us

Walter R. Roehmer as Pan, George Platt Lynes, circa 1939

Pan came out of the woods one day,—
His skin and his hair and his eyes were gray, 216 more words


The More One Judges

“Plus on juge, moins on aime.”

(“The more one judges, the less one loves.”)

Honoré de Balzac

Photograph by Robert Mapplethorpe


Dialogue Between Rodin and Mapplethorpe

In the exhibition, Mapplethorpe – Rodin the Museé Rodin brought together (in April 2014) the work of two artists – the photographer Robert Mapplethorpe and the sculptor… 277 more words



Sailors, by George Platt-Lynes

“Grave mouths of lions
Sinuous smiling of young crocodiles
Along the river’s water conveying millions
Isles of spice
How lovely he is, the son… 47 more words


Through The Narrow Lyre

Study from the ballet Orpheus, George Platt-Lynes, 1948-50. The thirty-minute ballet was created by choreographer George Balanchine in collaboration with composer Igor Stravinsky in Hollywood, California in 1947. 102 more words


The Silence of Pictures

Guitar Lesson, Balthus, 1934


“Musik: Atem der Statuen. Vielleicht:
Stille der Bilder. Du Sprache wo Sprachen
enden. Du Zeit
die senkrecht steht auf der Richtung… 143 more words