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#2065724 - 04/16/13 09:15 PM Am I the only one who's noticed this?
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Khatia Buniatishvili looks an awful lot like Freddy, no?



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#2065725 - 04/16/13 09:17 PM Re: Am I the only one who's noticed this? [Re: JoelW]
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You're right; I never noticed that before. smile
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#2065736 - 04/16/13 09:59 PM Re: Am I the only one who's noticed this? [Re: JoelW]
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I noticed one of them forgot to put lipstick on. Otherwise, they look like twins.
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#2065747 - 04/16/13 10:22 PM Re: Am I the only one who's noticed this? [Re: JoelW]
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Last I heard Manny Ax, there was a young man of maybe 13 or 14 standing outside the venue before the recital who so much like the young Chopin from the images we know that I had to ask him if he was aware of the likeness (which he was). It was an amazing thing. On the other hand, I simply don't see the likeness between Chopin, and Khatia.
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#2065786 - 04/17/13 12:24 AM Re: Am I the only one who's noticed this? [Re: JoelW]
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I think there's more resemblance in the pose than in the physiognomy. In the photograph, Chopin's eyebrows are a straight horizontal line; hers are arched. Chopin's nose is more bulbous than hers. Her lips a fuller than his.

I don't really see much resemblance except, as I wrote, in the pose.

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#2065792 - 04/17/13 12:41 AM Re: Am I the only one who's noticed this? [Re: JoelW]
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Originally Posted By: JoelW

Khatia Buniatishvili looks an awful lot like Freddy, no?
I don't think so...

Just look at him:



It's nothing like Kathia!
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#2065793 - 04/17/13 12:49 AM Re: Am I the only one who's noticed this? [Re: BruceD]
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Originally Posted By: BruceD
I think there's more resemblance in the pose than in the physiognomy. In the photograph, Chopin's eyebrows are a straight horizontal line; hers are arched. Chopin's nose is more bulbous than hers. Her lips a fuller than his.

I don't really see much resemblance except, as I wrote, in the pose.

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I disagree. I noticed her resemblance instantly when I saw her in an interview. No poses there. But it's okay.. resemblance is in the eye of the beholder? smile

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#2065794 - 04/17/13 12:50 AM Re: Am I the only one who's noticed this? [Re: Nikolas]
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Originally Posted By: Nikolas
Originally Posted By: JoelW

Khatia Buniatishvili looks an awful lot like Freddy, no?
I don't think so...

Just look at him:



It's nothing like Kathia!


Haha.

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#2066051 - 04/17/13 02:32 PM Re: Am I the only one who's noticed this? [Re: JoelW]
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Mustache doesn't look good on Khatia.
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