For skeptical comment on these tales, see Branscombe The top left section of this painting has been 'grafted' on to the main section below, and closer inspection reveals a horizontal line where these two sections were joined. He said, "The subject matter is autobiographical, it's all to do with hope and memory and sensuality and involvement, really.

Freud painted from life, and usually spent a great deal of time with each subject, demanding the model's presence even while working on the background of the portrait. Although many of the works performed were popular successes, the expenses of Schikaneder's elaborate productions were high, and the company gradually fell into debt.

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