Patrick Angus,

In the 2009 pseudo-biopic An Englishman in New York, starring John Hurt as Quentin Crisp,
the actor Jonathan Tucker portrays Patrick Angus,
an American social realist artist who produced keenly observed and compassionate depictions of the 1980s gay demimonde.
His work captures, with sympathy, understanding, and wit, the longing and loneliness of many urban gay men of the era.

All attempts to exhibit Angus' work were rebuffed. One of these humiliating efforts can be seen in the film Resident Alien,
a documentary of the life of Quentin Crisp, one of Angus' first vocal supporters.
Mr. Crisp writes, "Mr. Hockney has said that he paints what he likes to look at.
No wonder he has bought several of Mr. Angus's paintings.

Mr. Angus works on the same principle and, although at first sight, his pictures seem so deliberately shameless,
he is really, in this respect, in a direct line of descent from artists such as Mr. Manet,
whose picture of Olympia was, in its day, considered so shocking."
Some called him the Toulouse Lautrec of Times Square:

Toulouse-Lautrec probably painted this work while studying in the Parisian atelier of the popular painter Fernand Cormon.
Among his fellow pupils were Émile Bernard and Vincent van Gogh.
With its emphasis on careful study of the human anatomy and its use of a famous ancient sculpture as a model,
Scythian Slave in the Uffizi Museum in Florence,

The Marble Polisher is indicative of the academic training Cormon provided to many aspiring new artists in the bustling Paris of the late 19th century

With this in mind, there is a documentary by Marc Arranaga about the life and times of Patrick Angus.

I, for one, am soo glad to see that pivotal period I was part of, when we visited porn at sextheaters, so lovingly depicted.

don't hesitate to suck it to me with questions or horny suggestions / submissions.
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