«I have discovered that the images
his best portraits, are not "copies" warranted by "likeness";
they are rather questions to be answered in no banal way: hypothetical
runs of knowledge with no definite answer set on jutting down not
a simple physiognomy but the authenticity of the subject».
|«Namely, the traces of fatigue and
pain, determination and renouncement. Traces not to be proud of nor
to be displayed; they just linger on a countenance to tell a story
and to pose the crucial question on its worth».