Two Russian Maidens (1920). Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova (Russian, 1881-1962). Pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper.
In 1914, Goncharova moved to Paris. Invited by gallerist and friend Sergei Diaghilev, she was introduced to the world of stage and costume design. Two Russian Maidens was used as for a poster for J. Povolozky & Cie., c. early 1920s.
What is a face really? It’s own photo? It’s makeup? Or is it a face as painted by such or such painter? That which is in front? Inside? Behind? And the rest? Doesn’t everyone look at himself in his own particular way? Deformations simply do not exist.
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The Obsidian Lord
“I… I don’t know w-what I’m doing here…”
“Don’t you?” His stare was vile and penetrating; both fire and ice delivered at the point of a thousand needles pricking at her nerves.
“N-no… Of course not. I haven’t… done anything wrong…” Her voice trailed off into a meek lack of confidence in her own words. And her second most pertinent thought was how she wished she was better dressed for his scolding… The first, of course, was whether or not she’d survive it. ……………..Click on the title link to read the whole short story. -cc