One of the best in a series of similar paintings. I’d like to think that there is sort of a dark intimacy between these two figures, and the mystery heightens that effect. I took a lot of care with the palate on this one to make certain things pop out of that darkness. I really tried to give that shape to the ribs and make it look human.

Comments

  • mimi yoon
    mimi yoonover 5 years ago

    gorgeous…. love the mystery and the strong contrast…. so so gorgeous…. : )

  • Erika .
    Erika .over 5 years ago

    Incredibly mysterious and emotive….extremely expressive art.

  • Stephanie Hymas
    Stephanie Hymasover 5 years ago

    actually i only noticed her until i read about the piece…the other figure isn’t obvious to me, that said this is a gorgeous piece, again the tones are fab particularly around the cheek bone, i like the fact that you’ve given her a flushness that accentuates the sensuality of the piece. great work!

  • karien deroo
    karien derooover 5 years ago

    very very very good!!
    like the colors very much!
    it’s also perfect for me, love it!!

  • Clark Callender
    Clark Callenderover 5 years ago

    Thanks for the comments, I really did try to stress that deep mystery, thanks for noticing.

  • wilsonsz
    wilsonszover 5 years ago

    Great work, the separation between angst and the darkness is compelling.

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