No 265 Oscar Kokoschka

oscar-kokoschka-lovers-with-cat-1917-quote“I cannot say why I wanted to paint. The only answer is in the pictures themselves.” Oscar Kokoschka, the Austrian expressionist painter who was born on 1 March 1886.  

(I only discovered his work when I visited the National Gallery’s exhibition The Portrait in Vienna 1900 recently.)


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3 Responses to No 265 Oscar Kokoschka

  1. I rediscovered his work there too. I’d forgotten all about him but was chuffed to see his work there. He’s fab.

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