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1995   Donald R Ricker

(46"x94" oil on hardboard)

detail of Marie Laurencin

The model for la Muse in Rousseau's painting Le Poet et Son Muse, Marie Laurencin painted big-eyed fashionable waifs in a popular style.

Exegy Bookstore  The Banquet Years, Roger Shattuck   Henri Rousseau: Dreams of the Jungle, Werner Schmalenbach  Making Modernism: Picasso, Michael G Fitzgerald  Calligrammes: Poems of Peace and War, Guillaume Apollinaire    

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