samedi 24 février 2007

" Damn Queer ! "

"To R. L. Stevenson,  his friend John S. Sargent 1885" "Sargent was down again and painted a portrait of me walking about in my own dining-room, in my own velveteen jacket, and twisting as I go my own moustache: at one corner a glimpse of my wife, in an Indian dress, and seated in a chair that was once my grandfather's but since some months goes by the name of Henry James's, for it was the novelist loved to sit adds a touch of poesy and comicality. It is, I think, excellent, but is too eccentric... [Lire la suite]
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