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13-12-2012, 05:28 AM
Ugly ducklings
I guess this might be of interest to those here who have mentioned their struggles with self-esteem and body image.

Thought to be his earliest work (probably while he was still at school) and it definitely doesn't hold a candle (tallow or otherwise) to his later works, but you can definitely see a pattern starting to emerge...

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13-12-2012, 01:58 PM
RE: Ugly ducklings
(13-12-2012 05:28 AM)Vera Wrote:  I guess this might be of interest to those here who have mentioned their struggles with self-esteem and body image.

Thought to be his earliest work (probably while he was still at school) and it definitely doesn't hold a candle (tallow or otherwise) to his later works, but you can definitely see a pattern starting to emerge...


Cute!

I thought this was going to be about the old Renault we used to call ugly duckling...

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13-12-2012, 02:04 PM
RE: Ugly ducklings
This inscription caught my eye:

Quote:A dedication thought to have been written on the copy later in blue ink reads:
"To P Plum from his friend Bunkeflod."
Apparently Andersen was a fan of the game Clue. Drinking Beverage

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13-12-2012, 02:05 PM
RE: Ugly ducklings
(13-12-2012 01:58 PM)Dom Wrote:  
(13-12-2012 05:28 AM)Vera Wrote:  I guess this might be of interest to those here who have mentioned their struggles with self-esteem and body image.

Thought to be his earliest work (probably while he was still at school) and it definitely doesn't hold a candle (tallow or otherwise) to his later works, but you can definitely see a pattern starting to emerge...


Cute!

I thought this was going to be about the old Renault we used to call ugly duckling...
Hehe, I actually thought it might be a bit vague after I posted it, but figured anyone who might be interested, would realise it was about Andersen (didn't even know a car was called thusSmile)

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