Friday, 9 January 2015

In my own image

“Here I sit, forming men
In my own image,
A race to be like me,
To suffer and to weep,
To know delight and joy
And heed you not,
Like me!”

Goethe, Prometheus quoted in 
Friedrich Nietzsche, The Birth of Tragedy, 1872

Enrico Prampolini - Still from Thais, l Perfido Incanto - 1916

César Domela - Ruth - 1928 
(at the Café Aubette?)

 Fred Peel - The vase and the Maid - 1935

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