Archive of ‘Portrait’ category

Lilith

Lilith

According to Jewish folklore Lilith was Adam’s first wife. Though she is not mentioned in the Torah, over the centuries she became associated with Adam  Read more…

Fernand KHNOPFF (1889) or the ginger obsession

Fernand

Fernand-Edmond-Jean-Marie KHNOPFF (1858-1921) is a Belgian symbolist painter. In 1883 he becomes one of the founders of the Brussels group The twenty. In his art he is influenced by the Pre-Rafael movement that used red haired women as models. His sister, Marguerite, who he admires and becomes his main model, is beautiful woman with flamboyant [...] Read more…

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