The Nature of Influence - solo exhibition - Paul Samson

Paul Samson

The Nature of Influence - solo exhibition, 2022

65 x 49.5 cmoil on canvasSoldPicasso's "New Green Eyes" sits on the wall. The artist sees himself as a fictional figure, top right, who is painting the face of the unknown artist in Vermeer's "The Allegory of Painting". At the same time the unknown artist is able to see and paint the real rather than the fantasy Paul Samson.