Category Archives: Realism

Coming Soon…

Human Civilisation’s First Dream Memoirs: Soon, Volume I of the Six-Volume Memoirs of Merlin & me.  Quite remarkably, Human Civilisation’s First Dream Memoirs will launch next month…  Stay tuned! Coming soon in all media everywhere…. Thanks so much for your … Continue reading

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Hot Rhythm.

Hot Rhythm Oil on Canvas 40 x 48 inc ©1961 Archibald J. Motley Courtesy: Chicago History Museum. Love this rousing masterpiece!   _________________________ ©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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The Holy Grail – A Portrait of Jakob.

Oil on Canvas 45 x 40 cm © 2015 Wim Heldens. http://www.wimheldens.com/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/B9qTYPfx7JU“>http:// A true masterpiece.  Wim manages to validate his oldster Michael Overleaves with each sublime canvas.  Love it.  Love him more! ________________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All … Continue reading

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The Muse.

Oil on Canvas 66 x 71 cm © 2015 Wim Heldens http://www.wimheldens.com/ Exquisite.  I would not be surprised if these two aren’t task companions.   ______________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Ball Game.

Oil on Canvas 36 x 36 Inches © 2013 Wim Heldens Provenance: Private collection http://www.wimheldens.com/ Love Wim’s masterful sensual use of light and colour. ______________________ Twenty years ago, when flying in to Manhattan from Vancouver to be with then lover, … Continue reading

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Portrait of Nicolaas Rockox.

Oil on Panel 18.3 x 13.8 Inches c. 1600 Otto van Veen Provenance: Permanent Collection Rubenshuis, Antwerp. http://www.rubenshuis.be/Museum_Rubenshuis_EN At the time of this painting, I was incarnate, female and exceptionally beautiful. I was then a muse of both Otto van … Continue reading

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Glamour Crew.

Oil on Canvas 153 x 239 Inches © 1993 Attila Richard Lukacs Provenance: Private Collection Attila Richard Lukacs. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attila_Richard_Lukacs http://www.attilarichardlukacs.com/index.php http://www.dianefarrisgallery.com/artist/lukacs/love/index.html This is what genius is all about… on another note, add a bit of moss and a few Sitkas … Continue reading

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