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ensor est un fou

June 29, 2009

[NYTimes] He depicted himself beheaded, dissected, nailed to the cross. In one tiny painting he becomes a pickled herring pulled apart by two grinning critic-skeletons. In an etching we see him urinating against a public wall on which is scrawled “Ensor est un fou” — “Ensor is a nut job.” (read review or article about influence on contemporary artists)

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