Saturday, April 30, 2011
Monday, April 25, 2011
In all the years I have gawped at this man's physique, this is the first nude I have found of him...
Saturday, April 23, 2011
Both Copland and Bernstein were gay. This is no big secret. Certainly though, genius is an attractive thing. Farley Granger, who recently died, carried on an affair with Bernstein and, queried about their lovemaking, Granger was circumspect and private. He did let slip that Bernstein was 'passionate'.
Possessing a face, in the words of that old adage, that only a mother could love, Copland himself had a strikingly handsome lover by the name of Victor Kraft. Here is a picture of him:
Moving in the circles of the gay artistic elite of the last century, they also knew photographer George Platt Lynes. Kraft was a model for Lynes. Here is the result:
Gorgeous indeed, and nurtured by a genius. What a wonderful way to live!