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Francis Bacon in his Studio 1977

Other people’s creative crap is fun to look at - Francis Bacon’s studio - I need a studio to have this mess:))

Too much fun for a Tuesday.   Picasso and Jean Marais posing as painter and model, 1944.  Photo by George Brassai    Brassaï quoted Picasso as saying at the time, "I'll mimic the artist. But I need a model." He then proposed that Jean Marais play the role of languid woman. Marais was a French actor and director. Marais starred in several movies directed by the high society and surrealist poet, Jean Cocteau, for a time Cocteaus's lover and a lifelong friend, most famously Beauty and the…

Too much fun for a Tuesday. Picasso and Jean Marais posing as painter and model, 1944. Photo by George Brassai Brassaï quoted Picasso as saying at the time, "I'll mimic the artist. But I need a model." He then proposed that Jean Marais play the role of languid woman. Marais was a French actor and director. Marais starred in several movies directed by the high society and surrealist poet, Jean Cocteau, for a time Cocteaus's lover and a lifelong friend, most famously Beauty and the…

In Voluptas Mors, portrait of Salvador Dalí posing beside a giant “skull”, a tableau vivant comprising of seven nude female models. It was made in collaboration with Phillipe Halsman, 1951.

Salvador Dalí posing naked female models to form a human skull entitled “In Voluptas Mors” – photograph by Philippe Halsman 1951

Paul Klee with his cat, Bimbo

Paul Klee, his wife Lily, and their cat, Bimbo. Klee's talent was influenced by many styles but he developped a personnal style, very easily recognable.

Patti Smith / Robert Mapplethorpe session by Norman Seeff

The 10 Best-Dressed Artists of the Past 100 Years

Robert & Patti (loved the book "Just Kids" about Robert Mapplethorpe & Patti Smith by Patti Smith)

B.Manuel(PHOY009) : Photographie. Peintre. Bernard Buffet dans son atelier posant devant ses toiles. Tirage d’époque argentique orignal. Circa 1961. Tampon au dos. PHOY009. 350.00€

Painter Bernard Buffet Bernard Buffet in his studio posing in front of his paintings. Drawing of epoch silver origin.

Ugo Mulas - Andy Warhol - NYC-1964

La Fondazione Henri Cartier-Bresson mette in mostra Ugo Mulas

Like Minds Find Each Other ~ Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. Gustav Klimt was the primary influence on Schiele's development, serving as Schiele's friend and mentor. While Schiele inherited Klimt's focus on erotic images of the female form (and shared Klimt's insatiable sexual appetite), the emotionally intense, often unsettling Expressionist idiom Schiele eventually developed, with its investigation of his sitters' inner life and emotional states...

Like Minds Find Each Other ~ Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. Gustav Klimt was the primary influence on Schiele's development, serving as Schiele's friend and mentor. While Schiele inherited Klimt's focus on erotic images of the female form (and shared Klimt's insatiable sexual appetite), the emotionally intense, often unsettling Expressionist idiom Schiele eventually developed, with its investigation of his sitters' inner life and emotional states...

Joseph Cornell in 1971.  He was born in 1903 and died in 1972.  He lived a reclusive life and rarely left New York City.  Besides creating his brilliant "Cornell boxes," and flat collages, he also was an experimental film-maker.  With his short films, he used similar "found" techniques, splicing together strips of film shot by others.

Joseph Cornell (December 1903 – December was an American artist and sculptor, one of the pioneers and most celebrated exponents of assemblage. Influenced by the Surrealists, he was also an avant-garde experimental filmmaker.

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