Francis Bacon- The only artist to date that has actually made me feel a visceral reaction to his work. I actually had to leave his exhibition at the Met because of the anxiety it brings on. Just amazing.
One of my favorite pieces by Zdzislaw Beksinski
Freaky - - notice how this woman isn't remotely embracing her SS um..."man."
A rare Khazar or Al-Arsiya Sword, Southern Russian steppe, circa 9th century | lot | Sotheby's
Byzantine cataphract, 9th-10th cent. A.D. Eastern Roman Empire.