Perfect happiness


Nu couché (1917-1918), by Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920). This painting was (02.11.2015) sold to an unnamed Chinese buyer at Christie’s for $170.4 million, the second-highest price ever for a work of art at auction.


«La felicitat perfecta, fins i tot en la memòria, no és habitual.»


«Perfect happiness, even in memory, is not common.»


Jane Austen (1775-1817), Emma (1815). Traducció Alba Dedeu. Martorell: Adesiara, 2014, cap. 27, p. 281.