The Painter kills the Living

The painter kills the living and eats up the heart in salt water

The Painter kills the Living. Originally published in 6 Dutch Artists (cat.), Fruit Market Gallery, Edinburgh, 1989; and included in Marlene Dumas, Sweet Nothings. Notes and Texts, first edition Galerie Paul Andriesse and De Balie Publishers Amsterdam, 1998; and second edition (revised and expanded) Koenig Books London, 2014.