Friday, 8 April 2022

Factory Workers

Women factory workers in a cotton mill in Lancashire, ca.1908
Photograph: Popperfoto - Getty Images

Thursday, 7 April 2022

Piet Mondrian

Two Girls in a Wood, ca.1898-99
Oil on paper laid down on cardboard

On the Land, 1903
by Piet Mondrian
Oil on cardboard

Wednesday, 6 April 2022



A petrol bomb being thrown during the battle of the Bogside in Derry, 1969. Photo Tony McGrath - The Observer

Mrs Ferguson, her husband, James, and their children, Derry, Northern Ireland, October 1968. Photo Tony McGrath, 

Tuesday, 5 April 2022


Francis Bacon’s studio with his last painting, possibly the beginnings of a portrait of George Dyer on the easel, 1992. Photo Perry Ogden Hugh Lane Gallery © The Estate of Francis Bacon, all rights reserved, and DACS, 2008

Francis Bacon at about age four with his mother Winifred Bacon.
Credit: Courtesy of The Estate of Francis Bacon.

Sunday, 3 April 2022

Friday, 1 April 2022

Sudden Fear

Sudden Fear Poster - 1952

Sudden Fear, directed by David Miller, starring Joan Crawford Jack Palance and Gloria Grahame,

Thursday, 31 March 2022


Pilot Steamer, 'Captain Cook'. Watson's Bay, Sydney, Australia, n/d
Powerhouse Museum Sydney

Montreal harbour near the Custom House, Quebec, ca.1870
Photograph: Alexander Henderson

Wednesday, 30 March 2022

Dora Maar

Repent for the Kingdom of Heaven is at Hand, 1934
Photograph: Dora Maar
Gelatin silver print

Blind Street Peddler, Barcelona, 1933
Photograph: Dora Maar
Gelatin silver print

Tuesday, 29 March 2022

Don Keene

Mama Got This, 2018
by Don Keene
Oil on cavas, 36x30in

The Outpost of Promise, 2020
by Don Keene
Oil on wood panel, 60x54in

Monday, 28 March 2022


Photograph: Ann Cook

Publicity headshot of Courtney Love in 1986, Island Pictures.

Sunday, 27 March 2022

Two Small Birds

Madagascar magpie-robin (Copsychus albospecularis pica) female, Montagne d’Ambre National Park, Madagascar, 1 December 2018. Photograph: Charles J Sharp.

Photograph: Francis C. Franklin

Saturday, 26 March 2022

Andy Warhol

Empire, 1964. Andy Warhol. USA. 16mm, © 2021
The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh

Andy Warhol, Silkscreen on canvas signed and dated by Andy Warhol, titled 5 Coke Bottles, inscribed “Merry Christmas, 1962” and with a Christmas tree drawing on the back.

Friday, 25 March 2022

Thursday, 24 March 2022

Tuesday, 22 March 2022

Los Angeles

Untitled (from the Los Angeles series), 1970/80's
Gary Krueger
Vintage gelatin silver print

Monday, 21 March 2022


Comtesse de Tournon, 1812
Oil on canvas

La Grande Odalisque, 1814
by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
Oil on canvas

Sunday, 20 March 2022

Dora Marsden

The arrest of Miss Dora Marsden, English suffragette
30th march 1909. Unidentified Photographer