Highlights from Vienna 3: Franz Xaver Messerschmidt

A while ago I said I wanted to be able to see the busts by Franz Xaver Messerschmidt: https://travelswithmyart.wordpress.com/2018/07/30/the-many-faces-of-franz-xaver-messerschmidt-apollo-magazine/ My trip to the Belvedere in Vienna proved fruitful:

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The many faces of Franz Xaver Messerschmidt | Apollo Magazine

https://www.apollo-magazine.com/many-faces-franz-xaver-messerschmidt/ Really interesting article on Messerschmidt. Waldemar explored these heads in his Baroque series. Would love a closer look!