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Modigliani’s Model

Following on from my last blog about photoshopped paintings, tonight I found an interesting link on my Facebook page to This Is Colossal website. There someone had pondered about what some of the abstract artists’ models really looked like. Here … Continue reading

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… and some exhibitions in London. No. I – Picasso, Vollard and Hardacre

This post was meant to have been called “… and some exhibitions I’m going to” and was to have been posted at the beginning of last week before we went to London. However, as every blogger knows, occasionally real life … Continue reading

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What is a portrait?

According to Wikipedia (Remember, Sheldon!), “a portrait is a painting, photograph, sculpture, or other artistic representation of a person, in which the face and its expression is predominant. The intent is to display the likeness, personality, and even the mood … Continue reading

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