Some articles on imaginary portraits, portraits:
... Macmillan's Magazine an evocative semi-autobiographical sketch entitled 'Imaginary Portraits 1 ... This was to be the first of a dozen or so "Imaginary Portraits", a genre and term Pater could be said to have invented and in which he came to specialise ... Many are veiled self-portraits exploring dark personal preoccupations ...
Famous quotes containing the words portraits and/or imaginary:
“I never can pass by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York without thinking of it not as a gallery of living portraits but as a cemetery of tax-deductible wealth.”
—Lewis H. Lapham (b. 1935)
“History counts its skeletons in round numbers.
A thousand and one remains a thousand,
as though the one had never existed:
an imaginary embryo, an empty cradle,
emptiness running down steps toward the garden,
nobodys place in line.”
—Wislawa Szymborska (b. 1923)