Esther Lupander has remained in our memory for more than 135 years as the young girl in a room tying the laces on her dancing shoes. It does not matter if she stopped dancing, grew old and perished just like Helene Schjerfbeck, the artist who immortalized her in the famous 1882 painting.
Day: 3 September 2019
Fear, says Dostoevski in The Possessed, is like a rock hanging over our head which may never fall on us. I often find myself trying to look for equivelant images such as that of a patridge posing among dirty after-dinner dishes.