Franz von Stuck, The Sin, 1893

He had the dubious distinction as Hitler’s favorite painter, but we must not hold that against him.

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Hello, and welcome. I'm writing this blog under an alias. Why an alias? I started to write what may be described as an "American Gothic" novel (sort of Henry James/ Franz Kafka with violence) with some autobiographical details. ..when I started this blog I just decided to use the alias. This blog is about art and art history, but my interests also include literature, film analysis, psychology, forensic psychology, faerie tale analysis, cognitive therapy, cognitive linguistics, classical theater, World War II, and Russian and British history. My favorite writers include Kafka, the Brontes, and Philip K Dick. Thank you for reading this blog and I will happily reply to any comments.
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4 Responses to Franz von Stuck, The Sin, 1893

  1. chattykerry says:

    Astonishing art – it could have been painted yesterday. Thank you for introducing me to something new.

  2. That painting has an interesting composition, including the partial reveal and the expression on the woman’s face. This one got my attention right away.

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