chance meetings

As far as I know, none of these couples ever met or had any real connection, except in my own head. My conception of them becomes a cast of characters who live in the imagination. Buster Keaton takes a walk with James Ensor … how does the conversation go?


Richard Dadd + St Margaret of Antioch (after Zurbarán)
Woodcut on Bible Paper, image size 42 x 38cm, Edition of 5

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Francis Bacon + Mars (after Velazquez)
Woodcut on Bible Paper, image size 38cm x 41.5cm, Edition of 5

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Chance Meetings
Woodcut on Bible Paper, editions of 5

Gustave Doré + Mrs Beeton

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Buster Keaton + James Ensor

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Richard Dadd + St Margaret of Antioch

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Mata Hari + M C Escher

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Horst Janssen + Giovanni Arnolfini

JanssenArnolfini