Tag Archive: fall of a starving artist

Everything is better with mice: #28

With a delay, but better late than you know, because everything is better with mice, here is Millais’s “Ophelia” (1852), painted as a present for a dear friend.

Everything is better with mice: #27

Mouse Van Gogh? Why not?

Everything is better with mice: #26

After a one-week hiatus caused by the early onset of grading dementia, the fall of the starving artist continues with a commission for a dear friend: “A mouse with a pearl earring.” ‘Nuff said.

Everything is better with mice: #25

The fall of a starving artist starts strong with “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of Grande Jatte” (1884) by Georges Seurat. It is not only an exercise in imagining what this painting… Continue reading