Category Archives: 20th Century British artists

Here’s to Life! A celebration of the 70th anniversary of Merlin’s birth.

On this the eve of the July 21, 2017, 70th anniversary of Merlin’s birth, I am still over the moon and greatly inspired for having travelled to London, England, Paris and Versailles France and Amsterdam, the Netherlands in June.  I wanted … Continue reading

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A Young Painter

A Young Painter Oil on Canvas 16.0 x 15.25 In 1957-58 Lucian Freud. Those exquisitely labiate ear lobes though… More than that, Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays dear dreamers.   ______________________________ ©2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Two Men in the Studio.

Oil on Canvas 185.4 x 120.7 cm 1987-1989 Lucian Freud Masterful. __________________________________ If only I had begun audiocassette-recording the dreams on awaking prior to February 1989.  In mid-1987, I had the most lucidly awakened dream encounter with the artist, Lucian … Continue reading

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David Bowie 1947†2016

Lazarus ©2015 Music & Lyrics David Bowie Sweet and blissful dreams be yours.  Some of my best memories of living in Babylon/Manhattan involved hanging out with Philip Emerson for whom everyday was a good enough reason to play David Bowie’s … Continue reading

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Concrete Cabin.

Oil on Canvas 198 x 275 cm 1994 Peter Doig One of my favourite Peter Doig paintings.  I rather love it for being so quintessentially Canadian.  I am more readily reminded of Vancouver, rather than Toronto, as the Sitka-like evergreens … Continue reading

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White Canoe.

Oil on Canvas 200.5 x 243.0 cm ©1990-1991 Peter Doig Gosh but I love this artist’s works. _____________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Send In The Clowns.

© 1988 Cleo Laine Sings Sondheim, RCA © 1973 Send In The Clowns, Stephen Sondheim A true shaman and what a voice! ________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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HRH Prince George, Duke of Kent.

Oil on Canvas 99 x 85 cm © 1932 Simon Elwes Provenance:  Library and Museum of Freemasonry, London, England Without doubt, the most fascinating member of the House of Windsor in the 20th Century. And now for a little All … Continue reading

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