'Venus and Mars', Elsa Dax
oil on canvas, 60.2x91.3cm
Lives between Paris and Camden with architect husband, John Kerr. Passionate about Greek mythology. Mother of two young girls, Sophia and Jeanne. Bonne vivante. Likes Médoc, Cordier, écrevisses, wild pigeon, cèpes, mushrooms. Walks in the Bois Vincennes and by Camden canal. Part-time smoker. Solo shows in Paris and London. Puts on make-up on bus journeys, "I can't paint on buses, so I have the pleasure of painting myself."