A Closer Look: Views of the Siege and Capture of Havana "It’s no wonder Serres so vividly depicts the harbour’s narrow channel, the sunken Spanish ships in it and the floating boom defence. As an adventurous youth, the French-born painter had spent several years in Havana working as a captain on a Spanish galleon, until he was captured by the British and brought to London in 1740."
Edward Hopper e o retrato subjetivo da solidão humana
'She turns and looks a moment in the glass, / Hardly aware of her departed lover; / Her brain allows one half-formed thought to pass: / “Well now that’s done: and I’m glad it’s over.” / When lovely woman stoops to folly and Paces about her room again, alone, She smoothes her hair with automatic hand, / And puts a record on the gramophone.' - Eliot: The Wasteland
Otto Dix (1891-1969) Portrait Of The Painter Adolf Uzarski. Uzarski era un pintor, ilustrador y escritor alemán que pertenecía al grupo Nueva Objetividad, al igual que Dix. Aunque es muy guapo Dix lo retrata deformado como si fuese un troll, con manos largas y tonos verdosos