‘I had to call you, Charlie…” - illustration for Collier’s magazine, 1951.
Art Appreciation | Henri de Tolouse-Lautrec
Jackson Pollock, icon of the abstract expressionist movement, was born 100 years ago today. One of the first American artists to achieve a worldwide reputation, he’s still celebrated for radically challenging artistic conventions. “I have no fear of making changes, destroying the image, etc.,” he said, “because the painting has a life of its own.”
Gustav Klimt: “Lady with Hat and Feather Boa,” 1909.
Vincent van Gogh, Vase with Peonies
Hotel Room, 1931
Summer Evening, 1947