I like the slightly unsure fearful look on the mother's face yet she clings to her baby with tenderness. We all feel this way at some point in motherhood. Alice Neal b. 1900 - d. 1984 Mother and Child (Nancy and Olivia) 1967
Self Portrait with Hand on Brow, 1910 etching by Käthe Kollwitz. The weight of her concern and the depth of her compassion for the poor and outcasts is readily apparent in the face in this emotionally charged self-portrait.