Alice Neel

1982 Georgie and Annemarie Oil on Canvas 35 x 50 inches / 88.9 x 127 cm Lieve Van Gorp Foundation for Women Artists, Antwerp

1982 Georgie and Annemarie
Oil on Canvas
35 x 50 inches / 88.9 x 127 cm
Lieve Van Gorp Foundation for Women Artists, Antwerp

It’s a privilege, you know, to paint and it takes up a lot of time and it means there’s a lot of things you don’t do. But still, with me, painting was more than a profession, it was also an obsession. I had to paint. -Alice Neel 
 

More about Alice on her website and in this film  https://www.aliceneelfilm.com