Circus Girl – Helene Schjerfbeck

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Is not disease the rule of existence? (Henry David Thoreau Quote)

Is not disease the rule of existence? There is not a lily pad floating on the river but has been riddled by insects. Almost every shrub and tree has its gall, oftentimes esteemed…

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Helene Schjerfbeck

Helena Sofia (Helene) Schjerfbeck (pronounced [heˈleːn ˈɕæ̌rvbek] (listen); July 10, 1862 – January 23, 1946) was a Finnish painter. A modernist painter, she is known for her realist works and self-portraits, and also for…

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