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Marta Sanz

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Marta Sanz's complete letter to cities

The Piazza San Marco in Venice, circa 1723–1724, Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal)

Amiens Cathedral, 1919, Yurii Annenkov

Street Scene (Kurfürstendamm), 1925, George Grosz

Figures in a Waiting Room, 1931, John Marin

The Birth of the Virgin, circa 1520, Jan de Beer

The Old Fish Market on the Dam, Amsterdam, circa 1650, Emanuel de Witte

Hotel Room, 1931, Edward Hopper

Interior of the Council Chamber of Amsterdam Town Hall, circa 1663–1665, Pieter Hendricksz. de Hooch

Girl at a Sewing Machine, circa 1921, Edward Hopper

The Naughty Drummer, circa 1655, Nicolaes Maes

Interior with a Woman Sewing and a Child, circa 1662–1668, Pieter Hendricksz. de Hooch

At the Milliner’s, 1882, Edgar Degas

Street with Red Streetwalker, 1914–1925, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Telephone Booths, 1967, Richard Estes

Marta Sanz

Writer of novels, essays, stories and poems. Sanz has won numerous distinctions, including the Herralde Novel Prize. She also teaches at the Escuela de Escritores in Madrid and contributes to the daily El País and Cadena SER radio. Her latest works, published by Anagrama, are Pequeñas mujeres rojas (2020) and Parte de mí (2021).

Marta Sanz
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza