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An old idea for a picture from one of my notebooks….

I remember at the time I was really into the work of Kathe Kollwitz, a German artist who lost her son in World War 1. Ever after her loss, she was obsessed with death, and made many sketches and lithographs about it. One of my favorites:

http://www.moma.org/collection_ge/object.php?object_id=117571