“My father was very narrow-minded. I disliked him, but I was sexually attracted to him when I was young. When I first sensed it, I hardly knew it was sexual. It was only later, through the grooms and the people in the stables I had affairs with, that I realised that it was a sexual thing towards my father.” . ‘Three Studies of Henrietta Moraes’, 1969. Oil on canvas.
MFA quiz: Do people buy this because a) they love #vangogh. b) they can‘t afford a #francisbacon. c) they are looking for something that‘s even more pretentious than a #neorauch. Other suggestions welcome.