The Reader — Wahib Bteddini

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The Reader, 1988 by Wahib Bteddini (1929-2001)


Anniversary (Art Spiegelman)


From In the Shadow of No Towers by Art Spiegelman.


Open Pomegranate in a Dish, with Grasshopper, Snail and Two Chestnuts — Giovanna Garzoni

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Open Pomegranate in a Dish, with Grasshopper, Snail and Two Chestnuts, c. 1652 by Giovanna Garzoni (1600–1670)

Twelve Proverbs — Pieter Bruegel the Elder


Twelve Proverbs, c.1560 by Pieter Bruegel the Elder Original

Princess Maria Volkonsky at the Age of Twelve — Balthus


Princess Maria Volkonsky at the Age of Twelve, 1945 by Balthus (1908-2001)

Ceremony — Leonor Fini

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Ceremony, 1960 by Leonor Fini (1908-1996)

Metamorphosis — Margaret Tomkins

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Metamorphosis, 1943 by Margaret Tomkins (1916-2002)

Metamorphosis — Riccardo Tommasi Ferroni


Metamorphosis, 1965 by Riccardo Tommasi Ferroni (1934-2000)

Culmin’s Ghost Appears to His Mother — Nicolai Abildgaard


Culmin’s Ghost Appears to His Mother, 1794 by Nicolai Abildgaard (1743–1809)

Near are the steps of Culmin; the youth came, bursting into tears. Wrathful he cut the wind, ere yet he mixed his strokes with Fillan. He had first bent the bow with Rothmar, at the rock of his own blue streams. There they had marked the place of the roe, as the sunbeam flew over the fern. Why, son of Cul-allin! why, Culmin, dost thou rush on that beam of light? It is a fire that consumes. Son of Cul-allin, retire. Your fathers were not equal in the glittering strife of the field. The mother of Culmin remains in the hall. She looks forth on blue-rolling Strutha. A whirlwind rises, on the stream, dark-eddying round the ghost of her son. His dogs are howling in their place. His shield is bloody in the hall. “Art thou fallen, my fair-haired son, in Erin’s
dismal war?”

From The Poems of Ossian by James McPherson. 

The Confidence Man — Guy Pène du Bois


The Confidence Man, 1919 by Guy Pène du Bois (1884-1958)


Reading — Robert Kushner

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Reading, 1987 by Robert Kushner (b. 1949)

Prometheus in Chains — Frantisek Kupka


Prometheus in Chains, 1905 by Frantisek Kupka (1871-1957)

Obatan Parrot — Hiroshi Yoshida


Obatan Parrot, 1926 by Hiroshi Yoshida (1876-1950)

The Inner City — Alice Rahon


The Inner City by Alice Rahon (1904–1987)

The God Mother — Leonora Carrington


The Godmother, 1970 by Leonora Carrington (1917–2011)

Prometheus — Oskar Kokoschka


Prometheus (panel from The Prometheus Triptych), 1950 by Oskar Kokoschka (1886-1980)

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Prometheus Being Chained by Vulcan –Dirck van Baburen

Opnamedatum: 2008-09-05

Prometheus Being Chained by Vulcan, 1623 by Dirck van Baburen (c. 1595– 1624)

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