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IotD: JERRY by Paul Cadmus (for Jared French's birthday)

A few days late, but I wanted to acknowledge Jared French’s birth date on February 4 by posting a few thoughts on Jerry, Paul Cadmus’s 1931 portrait of French. 510 more words

Image Of The Day

December 17 in history

497 BC – The first Saturnalia festival was celebrated in ancient Rome.

546 – Siege of Rome: The Ostrogoths under king Totila plundered the city, by bribing the Byzantine garrison. 476 more words



If this painter’s perspective might be condemned as degrading to women then his frame reminds us that everyone is entitled to their viewpoint.

Or if we suspect that the painter was using women only as symbols of dangerous political groups busy amassing their war machines then the frame replies, “Don’t worry. 220 more words

Compound Art

The Fleet's In ~ A Painting by Paul Cadmus

The Fleet’s In by Paul Cadmus

Paul Cadmus was an American painter who lived from 1904 to 1999. His works combined elements of eroticism and social critique to produce a style referred to as magic realism. 47 more words