Elective Affinities, hors-série: Noti Klagka

by Nandia Foteini Vlachou


Desperation, some three hundred years apart, and for apparently very different reasons (comparison established by Noti Klagka).

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Dosso Dossi, Anger or the Tussle, 1515-16, lozenge panel, 107 x 95 cm, Collezione Vittorio Cini, Venice (detail, from http://www.wga.hu/)


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Gustave Courbet, The Desperate man, 1843-1845, oil on canvas, 45 x 54 cm, Private collection (from http://goo.gl/pDI5km)