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"taking up all the space, blocking the horizon, alone in the whole of the painting, an enormous head comes to meet whoever is looking at it and thus whoever painted it and saw it coming at him, threatening, malevolent, marked with the exaggerated signs of ferocious domination.

"loaded with diabolical dynamism and as it were bubbling, the eyes, shot through with vampiric, unspeakbly implacable urges, 'command.'

"no weapon anywhere is shown. no need.

"the unstoppable is alone, and sufficient."

So be this.


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