melting & burning


January 1, 2014, 7:52 pm
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…the external world is reborn upon his paper, natural and more than natural, beautiful and more than beautiful, strange and endowed with an impulsive life like the soul of its creator. The phantasmagoria has been distilled from nature.

–Baudelaire, “The painter of modern life” (1860)

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