It looks like some sort of modern art sculpture. Maybe something from the early 20th century? It’s a very abstracted figure of a woman, very stylish in the way it’s done. They certainly didn’t make stuff like this in the old days, did they?
Well, in fact, they did! This is a Cycladic figurine from a mere 4500 years ago. … Continue Reading
John Singer Sargent was an amazingly skilled artist. He had remarkable technical ability. He could capture light and reflection brilliantly and quickly. He was known as one of the finest portrait painters of his time, but also painted a good number of landscapes and other works.
There are so many amazing Sargent pieces to choose from! Let’s start with this one…
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