Picasso hangs his latest creation, his self-portrait as an owl, on the wall of Villa La Californie, 1957. The collage consists of Duncan’s photograph of Picasso’s eyes, glued to a canvas, covered by a paper and charcoal owl created by Picasso.
“Courtyard of the Bargello Museum” Intaglio etching w/ aquatint. 2012
(Had Florence on the mind)
I sit and stare and watch them whisper stories of better time. Their veins coursing through the ground below my feet in the sheer silence you can hear each beat….