Artists continue to have birthdays.... And the world continues to be rediscovered... We always remember the past of Peace; and think the world is descending into ciaos.... But it is really just the same Mosaic.... Only the perspective has changed.
His Nuda Verita (1899) defined his bid to further shake up the establishment...
The starkly naked red-headed woman holds the mirror of truth, while above it is a quote by Schiller in stylized lettering, "If you cannot please everyone with your deeds and your art, please a few. To please many is bad."
-Image Top: Adele Bloch-Bauer I ; Neue Galerie, New York.
(Painting sold for a record $135 million in 2006.)
Away... Returning late tomorrow.
Think Good Thoughts.... :)