Marianne von Werefkin, 1860-1938, Self Portrait

Expressionist painter and lover of Alexj von Jawlensky, who is more famous, but I prefer her style to his. Werefkin is closer to Munch while Jawlensky is closer to the Fauves.

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About kinneret

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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One Response to Marianne von Werefkin, 1860-1938, Self Portrait

  1. marblenecltr says:

    In spite of the varied colors, one can’t look away from those eyes.

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