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19th Century


Thirty miles south of Dallas the air smells of ozone and water. Thunderheads on the horizon in shades of indigo.

Photographed by Rachel Cohen


March 1, 2018

  1.  “Actors” was painted by Max Beckmann in 1941 and 1942 when he was a refugee from Nazi Germany in Amsterdam. It is the painting I photographed most in the years we were living in Cambridge. I tried repeatedly to write about it, [...]