These commentaries examine aging in in literature and art and trace self-portraiture in well-known artists.
Gulliver's Travels: The Struldbruggs
Jonathan Swift's satire on "living forever"
Aging and Alzheimer's disease
Into the World There Came a Soul Called Ida
The portrait image ages while the subject remains narcissistically young/homosexuality
Series of self-portraits leading to humility in old age
Self-portrait With Red Spot
Brutally honest portraits of aging
Self-portrait Between Clock and Bed
Waiting for death at end of a full life
Series of self-portraits of aging