Jenny Saville, my observations: their bodies entwine as one creating a persona of one person, fragile to life, portrayed with a young child

Jenny Saville 'Reproduction' two of her current large scale drawings hung in the Ashmolean Museum Oxford alongside works by Masters Titian and michelangelo.

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FIGURES: Credit: (c) 2012 Jenny Saville, image courtesy Gagosian Gallery Stare (drawing),

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Jenny Saville ‘Study for Pentimenti II’ - this is drawing at its finest - intelligent, exploratory and purposeful, rich with astute observation and fluid markmaking.

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JENNY SAVILLE Reproduction drawing IV (after the Leonardo cartoon), 2010 Pencil on paper 89 x 69 inches x cm)