Andy Warhol — Alice Neel

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Seven Self-Portraits — Armand Henrion

Portrait of Zora Neale Hurston — Carl Van Vechten

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Lucia — László Moholy-Nagy

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Portrait of Flannery O’Connor — Barry Moser

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Portrait of Heinrich von Kleist — Andre Masson

Portrait of Franz Kafka — Carl Köhler

H.P. Lovecraft — Bill Sienkiewicz

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Frank O´Hara — Alice Neel

Portrait of the Artist’s Father — Rembrandt

Portrait of André Breton — Man Ray

Andy Warhol, Facing Left — Jamie Wyeth

Ideal Portrait of Shakespeare — Angelica Kauffman

Portrait of Anton Chekhov — Isaac Levitan

Jorge Luis Borges Portrait — Roman Muradov

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(There’s lots more great stuff at Roman Muradov’s site and blog).

Leo Tolstoy — Felix Vallotton

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Portrait of James Joyce — Djuna Barnes