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Books

Couldn’t artists let one read when sitting for them?

1 December 2018

9:00 AM

1 December 2018

9:00 AM

The 20th-century painter Balthus once suggested that the author of a book about him began with the words: ‘Balthus is an artist about whom we know nothing; now let’s look at his works.’Actually, there are many important figures about whom we know nothing, or at least very little. Giovanni Bellini is a case in point.

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