Art is a journey into the most unknown thing of all - oneself. Nobody knows his own frontiers… I don’t think I’d ever want to take a road if I knew where it led.

Louis Kahan

Negative image of an engraving of a lady by Sir John Herschel (1792-1871), 5th August, 1839, fixed with hypo.

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                                                                              Sir John Herschel. 'The Honourable Mrs. Leicester Stanhope,' 1836. Cyanotype.

Sir John Herschel. ‘The Honourable Mrs. Leicester Stanhope,’ 1836. Cyanotype.



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