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Portrait Of A Lady

‘Travelling (into the world of Art) Makes The Heart Grow Fonder'(15)

‘As in nature, so in art, so in grace – it is rough treatment that gives souls, as well as stones their luster’ Thomas Gurthie There is a popular English proverb saying 'Travelling broadens the mind'. Frankly, I don't think there is... Continue Reading →

‘Art, If Only You Were Able To Portray Character And Soul (7)

When Domenico Ghirlandaio took me to a  bright chamber with golden and azure ceiling, the first thing that caught my attention was a solid, wooden table with quite modern meals on it. Something I really have not expected to see... Continue Reading →

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