JEAN LELONG – Is there fear in the eyes of Jean? Or is it enquiry? To what extent do you (does one) anthropomorphise the faces of the old? Do we see the emotions in his eyes that we expect to feel ourselves when we are his age or are his inner thoughts and feelings disguised by the patina of age?
As the series continues I will expand on this psychological theory of portraiture and how we, the viewers, engage with it.
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