Fayum Mummy Portraits (100 BC – 300 AD)

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Goya ‘Black Paintings’ – c.1819 to 1823

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Alexandre Hogue (1898 – 1994)

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Mother Earth Laid Bare 1938

Drought Stricken Area 1934

The Crucified Land 1939

Eroded Lava Badlands, Alpine 1982

More Rome

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Max Ernst – Forest/Sun/Moon

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Rudolf Swoboda – Portraits from India (1886-1888)

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These are all around 8 inches tall – click on the images to zoom in

Ala Yar

Atur Singh

Babu Shivanand Puri

Bahar Shah

Barikh Khan

Georgina Manan

Gluzar

Golchan Khan

Hassan Khan

Khazan Singh

Miran

Radha Bullabh

Ramlal

Samdu Radschba

Sappi

Sarup Singh

Shanker Girr

Sher Muhammad

Surdenad Manerdin

Warseli

Dora Maar’s Photographs of Picasso’s Guernica

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Dura Europos Synagogue

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Dura Europos – a town in modern day Syria, abandoned in the 3rd century, covered in sand and rediscovered in 1885. A synagogue was found there, covered in wall paintings, which is pretty rare in the world of synagogues. ISIS is in control of the area at the moment, and they apparently destroyed and looted a vast amount of the town. I doubt the synagogue would have remained untouched – however, it appears it may have in a way, as most of it was removed and taken to the National Museum of Damascus decades ago.

  

 

Michael Marra – Arrest This Moment (James Robertson)

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You can now buy this biography of Michael Marra, which launched last Friday. Written by James Robertson (Professor of Truth, And the Land Lay Still, Testament of Gideon Mack etc) its an unconventional biography, featuring reconstructed conversations with Michael Marra, along with plenty of images and examples of Michael’s own drawings and paintings. I wrote the preface (originally written for this blog) and the cover is an image by Calum Colvin. You should go and buy it – also, almost all of Michael’s recordings are now available digitally, including some ‘new’ releases.

New Work – “This is How I Copy Kahlo, How Do You Copy Kahlo?” (2017

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This is How I Copy Kahlo, How Do You Copy Kahlo? from Craig Coulthard on Vimeo.

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