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All Too Human… And Then Some!

Well, after having been dazzled by Natalia Osipova, there was no doubt what next adventure my soul had to devour.  I arrived at Pimlico Station and enjoyed the cool brisk walk to the red and white gorgeousness of the neighbourhood … Continue reading

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Four Standing Figures.

Four Standing Figures Lithograph 12.5 x 15 in 11/50 ©1978 Henry Moore Provenance: Collection of Arvin da Brgha Let there be art.  Let there be love.   Back in 1982, Merlin and I were holding up at the Trockadero loft — … Continue reading

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Sick Room.

Oil on Canvas 38.1 x 40.0 Inches © 1990, Hugh Steers Provenance: Estate of Hugh Steers. One of the most poignant AIDS-related paintings of the last century.  Truly moving. ______________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Hymn to Freedom.

© 1964 Oscar Peterson Trio Live in Denmark. © 1962 Oscar Peterson – composition. © 1963 Night Train – Verve Records. Piano: Oscar Peterson Bass: Ray Brown Drums: Ed Thigpen Heals the very soul every time!  When in Winnipeg at … Continue reading

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Merlin.

Merlin. July 21, 1947 <O> November 18, 1989 _________________________________________________ I could never have imagined surviving Merlin by 25 years.  More than that, I could never have fathomed how immensely enriched I would grow for having known and loved Merlin.  Certainly, … Continue reading

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