Paul Gauguin, The Artist’s Portfolio, Pont Aven, 1894, Two inside covers decorated in watercolor and gouache, over charcoal, with graphite; outer cover bound in leather, inscribed in pen and ink; each cover drawing 16 3/4 x 10 3/8 in. (42.5 x 26.4 cm)
we are repressed, depressed, possessed
we try to impress, overdress, progress
at all cost
let’s try to break free
and not to get lost
Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape.
An abandoned hotel’s ballroom.
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Life is good! It’s my middle child’s bday. He’s 10. Tomorrow I leave for Augusta, Georgia to run a job…
I’m glad for you :) Your week seems packed with enjoyable and interesting events! Good luck with everything. :) P.S. I hope you had a fun birthday.