The Great Escape

Photographs by William Eggleston

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William Eggleston, Untitled, (Glass in Airplane), from the Los Alamos Portfolio, 1965 - 74

 


Indian View

Indian View J. Howard Hodgkin. 1971

Indian View J. Howard Hodgkin. 1971


Woman and Cat

Woman and Cat. Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita. 1937.

Woman and Cat. Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita. 1937.


Mauve and Orange

Life is mauve, I am orange.

Mauve and Orange. Mark  Rothko. 1961.

Mauve and Orange. Mark Rothko. 1961.

Incandescence’, by William.

Hick, hack, hock,
Rinky tinky on purple grass,
Shafts of light, hob-nail boots,
Tramping down the bamboo,
That grows upwards, downwards, sideways,
Into the Concrete Cosmos,
Life is mauve,
I am orange,
Hick, hack, hock.

From Tony Hancock’s “The Poetry Society”.