Lucian Freud - Double Portrait - 1985-86 RIP 20.07.2011 with such a vast body of work it's hard to have a favourite. he was a master to rival the greatest.
I love how his face is created using simple brush strokes. It's very simple, yet the lines all work together to make a very complex image.
Sally Mann. So much emotion here. Makes me wonder what was going through her mind as she took this picture. I like pictures that produce thought.
alice neel | Alice Neel: Painted Truths at the Whitechapel Gallery
American Photographer, Sally Mann, is know as one of America's best. Unique and startlingly honest portraits of her children in black and white photography.
✽ john piper - 'huish episcopi (somerset) - 1950s - ink, watercolour and gouache
Edvard Munch, The Sick Child, 1896. The second painting was completed while the artist was living in Paris, Konstmuseet, Gothenburg.
Edvard Munch, lithograph