Master oil painting

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Portrait, Inspiration, Portraits, Artist, Famous Artists, Singer Sargent, Photographer, Matisse, American Artists

I found this great image online. you could just sense the paints thickness, he preached to let the paint retain the tracks of the brush. i have a little suspicion that as much as he squinted he would also blurred his vision with eyes wide open in order to eliminate the number of planes and detail, in order to see color mass and color variations. This is why i think he was among the greatest to capture flesh tones because he then was more able to see color by itself instead of color as the…

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José carlos
Closer, Painting & Drawing, Artists, Gouache, John Singer Sargent, Portrait, Oil Paintings, Painting Techniques, John Singer Sargent Watercolors

John Singer Sargent was a remarkable and prolific artist, having created over 900 oil paintings and 2,000 watercolor paintings (many of which you can see on Sargent's gallery page). You will notice that I use his work to illustrate many of the posts on Draw Paint Academy. In this post, I take a closer look

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Tim Goodwin