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Your library is your portrait.
I paint German artists whom I admire. I paint their pictures, their work as painters, and their portraits too. But oddly enough, each of these portraits ends up as a picture of a woman with blonde hair. I myself have never been able to work out why this happens.
My portraits are more about me than they are about the people I photograph.
I would wish my portraits to be of the people, not like them. Not having a look of the sitter, being them.
Painting self-portraits without clothes on has also given me some publicity.
The best portraits are those in which there is a slight mixture of caricature.
Thomas B Macaulay
When you do portraits professionally it's not a desire, it's for money.
I'm very envious of the few artists who are any good and still do portraits.
A person himself believes that all the other portraits are good likenesses except the one of himself.
I have always noticed that in portraits of really great writers the mouth is always firmly closed.
I was going to have cosmetic surgery until I noticed that the doctor's office was full of portraits by Picasso.
People don't have time to wait for somebody to paint their portraits anymore. The money is in photography.
Oh, you ask me, what is the greatest torture of a person who does portraits for a living? I could fill several volumes with nice nasty stories. I don't know.
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