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Fathers of painters

June 17, 2012

Here are several artists’ portraits of their fathers.  You can click on most of these images and see a larger copy of the painting.


Gustave Courbet

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Salvador Dali

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Marcel Duchamp

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Albrecht Dürer

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Max Ernst (“Max Ernst Showing a Young Girl the Head of His Father”)

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M. C. Escher

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Lucian Freud

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Frida Kahlo

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Rembrandt

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(This post was cribbed from the excellent biblioklept blog.)

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