Sunday, 3 October 2010


‘How often have I told you? I don’t have a good heart. I’m an intellectual.’

Bertolt Brecht "The Caucasian Chalk Circle"

Brecht died of a heart attack in 1956


  1. This is wonderful- the image i mean; B.'s quote is good too.
    So many things happening in Germany in the 20s and early 30s. When the time machine is ready, i' ll ask to be taken there ;-)

  2. I'll go with you as long as we can ridiculise and eliminate Hitler when he launches his putsch in the Munich bierkeller in 1923. I'll get Hitler and you'll get Ludendorff.

  3. Dear Oskar,

    Fresh, lively strokes of colour capturing the scribe beautifully. Is the red background applied with the wet brush, or (gulp) the computer?

    Lee Marvin Newland