Monthly Archives: June 2013

No 22 Henry Moore

“To be an artist is to believe in life.”  Henry Moore

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No 21 Frida Kahlo

“I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my reality.”  Frida Kahlo Have you checked out my main blog notestothemilkman? By chance I’ve just found a site called Art and Artists which has a biography of Frida and a look … Continue reading

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No 20 Picasso and Banksy

As a special treat since it’s the weekend, today we have a two-for-one offer! Firstly Picasso’s original: And now Banksy’s version: There are several versions of Picasso’s original quote and very little evidence of a) what he did actually say and … Continue reading

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No 19 Francis Bacon

“I paint for myself. I don’t know how to do anything else anyway.”  Francis Bacon Have you checked out my main blog notestothemilkman?

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No 18 Edgar Degas

“Art is not what you see but what you make others see.”  Edgar Degas Have you checked out my main blog notestothemilkman?

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No 17 James Whistler

“The vast majority of English folk cannot and will not consider a picture as a picture, apart from any story which it may be supposed to tell.” James Whistler

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16 Michelangelo

“I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.”   Michelangelo

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