The Quixotic paintings
and Cornell graduate,
|Mural by Semonin, |
Prof. Ogden's Dining Room, E. Upland Rd.
|Semonin copy of Rubens' |
Rape of the Daughters of Leucippus,
with the heads of Prof. Ogden, his wife, son and daughter, substituted for the Rubens' heads.
|The Rubens source.|
Prof. Ogden seated in front of Semonin hybrid of two eighteenth century artists:
Joshua Reynolds and B. Wilson,
A Seated Man with a Dog,
( again with Professor Ogden's face inserted ).
|The closest Reynolds I can find.|
|Another similar Reynolds|
|A Seated Man with a Dog by B. Wilson, 1722-1789|
|Semonin mural in Prof. Ogden's dining room,|
with son-in-law's head under the warrior's helmet.
|Paintings look out on Prof. Ogden's gold fish pool and back yard.|
Prof. Ogden's back yard.
|Semonin portrait of |
John D. Ogden in his Yale Doctor's Robes,
ca. 1959 graduation
(I inherited this portrait upon Prof. Ogden's death in 1998 at age 84.)
|(Barbara Streisand and John Lennon, 1969 ?)|
|Adam and Eve, [not as Hippies] Albrecht Durer|