Monday, January 29, 2007

Bruno Schulz: Three Self-Portraits

A reminder that the Slaves of Golconda will begin discussing Schulz' The Street of Crocodiles on Wednesday.

ca. 1919

ca. 1920

ca. 1920

(Artwork taken from The Drawings of Bruno Schulz, edited by Jerzy Ficowski, and published by Northwestern University Press.)


  1. He looks rather serious in the first one. But what a good artist. I wonder what his art classes were like?

  2. Ooh -- I like these. Thanks for posting them. I guess I would have expected them to be more ... surreal, maybe, based on his writing.


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