Category Archives: 20th century

David Olere, (1902, Warsaw- 1985 US), Unable to Work

Holocaust survivor and artist who documented Auschwitz concentration camp. Advertisements

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Herbert Bayer “Lonely Metropolitan”

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Anna Ticho, Judean Hills, 1970

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Henry Wuorila-Stenberg

Love this Finnish painter. Feels like a mix of German Expressionism with Hundertwasser and Francis Bacon and a bit of Chaim Soutine and Neo Rauch. Add together,mix, add black, and you have Wuorila-Stenberg.

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Jan Toorop, Fatalism

Dutch-Indonesian painter, here during his Art Nouveau phase. Klimt-like but darker.

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Robert Doisneau, La Fille du Flipper (pinball), 1953

Wow, so sexy.

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“Ceci tuera cela” Et moi je tue ceci et cela / / L. Moreau.

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Time of innocence, Norway, Pre WWII

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Anders Beer Wilse, Cigaretreklame dame lysestake frugt, 1935, (Norway)

Reflection in smoke.

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Francis Bacon in his studio by Carlos Freire

No, we can’t compare ourselves to a genius like Bacon. On the other hand, now that I see what a slob he was, maybe this validates those of us with some creativity who are incapable of organization. Maybe there is … Continue reading

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