Self portraits by William Utermohlen (UK), and artist with Alzheimer’s whose painting maps the progress of his art as the diseased progressed, from a figurative to minimalist style. Image description: two rows of three dated self portraits, starting with a detailed figure study of the young artist in 1967 and moving through increasingly abstract images to a minimalist blurred face in 2000.
(♥) Francis Bacon, 1967 -by Jorge (J.S.) Lewinski. It is said that, until 1949, Bacon refused to allow his photograph to be taken. However, after relenting for photographers including Cecil Beaton, Bill Brandt and his friend John Deakin, it seems Bacon came to enjoy theprocess.