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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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Happy 100th Birthday Billie Holiday!

Billie Holiday. 07.04.191517.07.1959 God Bless The Child Voice: Billie Holiday Composition: Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr. c. 1939 ________________ Fine and Mellow Written: Billie Holiday c. 1939 Live TV recording 1957. Voice: Billie Holiday Piano: Mal Waldon Double Bass: Milt … Continue reading

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Maple Leaf Rag.

1899 Maple Leaf Rag, Scott Joplin Piano: Scott Joplin. This is such a favourite of mine.  I include here as it is not traditional Jazz; however, as Scott Joplin would be reincarnated and be even more famous, I have chosen … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaves.

Autumn Leaves: Kosma, Mercer, Prevent. © 1950-1958, Ballards and Blues, Blue Note Records Miles Davis and various artists _________________________________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Midnight Sun.

© 1954 Sarah Vaughan © 1978 How Long Has This Been Going On – Pablo Records There are a few lifetime worth of memories associated with this recording… and they are all beautiful ones!  Sarah’s Michael Overleaves to follow and … Continue reading

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Madonna and Child.

Black and red chalk, pen and brown ink on brownish paper 541 x 396 mm © 1522-25 Michelangelo Buonarotti Provenance: Casa Buonarotti, Firenze, Italia. Today as the gallery is closed tomorrow, I biked to the AGO – Art Gallery of … Continue reading

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Aner and baby Ari.

Aner Candelario and baby Ari. Photograph 2014. © 2014 Aner Candelario. https://www.facebook.com/aner.candelario Even Caravaggio would be impressed.  Ari’s pose is so evocative of cherubs in paintings from Carraggio to Rubens.  This is my favourite photo of 2014. Happy holidays; thanks … Continue reading

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Woven Forest.

Serigraph 26 x 42 in Edition: 77 © 2014 Susan A. Point http://susanpoint.com/ ________________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Cornelius Satchleven.

Engraving (Original) 25.1 x 17.5 cm c. 1641 Sir Anthony van Dyck What I especially love about this van Dyck engraving – one of my favourites – is that the subject, Cornelius, is so august-souled.  His look is so kaleidoscopic … Continue reading

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Southeast Wind Foam Woman.

Serigraph 40 x 40 in Edition 40 © 1989 Robert Davidson http://robertdavidson.ca/ http://douglasreynoldsgallery.com/robert-davidson http://www.spiritwrestler.com/catalog/index.php?artists_id=16 http://www.kinsmanrobinson.com/dynamic/artist.asp?ArtistID=3 I love the warm, soulful embraceable lushness of the oceanic blue. __________________________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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