Balthus Paints Lolita

“I am thinking of aurochs and angels, the secret of durable pigments, prophetic sonnets, the refuge of art. And this is the only immortality you and I may share, my Lolita.” –Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita (1955)  Entering the Balthus show at the Met we were rudely confronted by a sign. It warned us that this exhibition may be Read more about Balthus Paints Lolita[…]