Roy's Postcards: 1983/08/20
I went with Mommy, Daddy, Susanna and Rachel to the L. A. County Art Museum and saw paintings from the Hague. The one I liked the best was this on[e] with the turtles in it.
Then we went to Brother and Sister Pinkston's 50th Wedding Anniversary and I had a good time playing with my friends.
Albert Eckhout (c. 1610-1666)
Study of two Brazilian Savana tortoises
Oil paint on paper on panel
I still love this painting. One of my big surprise thrills in life was unexpectedly seeing it again when I visited The Hague in 2012.
See also: lacma
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