April 21, 2010

transformer.


Amy Sillman
Walt Whitman, 2010
Oil on canvas
51 x 45 inches

Sikkema Jenkins & Co.
view online exhibition here
April 15 - May 15, 2010

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from Song of Myself by Walt Whitman.
 
"...This is the lexicographer, this the chemist, this made a grammar of the old cartouches, These mariners put the ship through dangerous unknown seas. This is the geologist, this works with the scalper, and this is a mathematician..."

April 14, 2010

painted rays (1725 - 2009)

André Butzer
Nicht fürchten! (Don't Be Scared!), 2009
Oil on canvas
110 1/2 X 90 1/2 inches

Chaim Soutine
Still life with rayfish, 1923
Oil on canvas, 80 x 60 cm

James Ensor
Still life with skate, 1892
Oil on canvas, 31-1/2 x 39-3/8 inches.
Musées royaux des Beaux Arts de Belgique, Brussels

Jean-Baptiste Chardin
La raie (The Skate),  c. 1725-1726
Oil on canvas
H. 1.145 m; W. 1.46 m

April 12, 2010

more doctors

Wilhelm Sasnal
A Gynecologist, 2007
Oil on canvas
15 3/4 x 19 3/4 inches
Anton Kern Gallery



Otto Dix (German, 1891–1969)
Dr. Hans Koch, 1921 
Mixed media on canvas; 39 9/16 x 35 7/16 in. 
Museum Ludwig, Cologne

April 9, 2010

the doctor


Francisco Goya
El Medico (The Doctor), 1780
Oil on Canvas
37.75" x 47.5"