Wednesday, 30 November 2005

'Woman in Blue' - Michael Newberry

Newberry, 1981.


Anonymous tincanman said...

That is an interesting pose - almost uncomfortable with the idea of being a portrait. I'm not quite sure if I like the whole effect; but it certainly makes you wonder why.

29 Nov 2005, 22:55:00  
Blogger Paula said...

She looks cold. I like it!

30 Nov 2005, 07:10:00  
Blogger peterquixote said...

what i done i painted her in blue in photoshop and she look ok except that claw hand with the short fingers, when i get bakck to home one day i show you much better picture on my site, like real girls mn things, on the arm

30 Nov 2005, 08:13:00  
Blogger PC said...

This was Newberry in his 'Rembrandt' period. Lots of shadow, from which figures with depth and three-dimensions emerge into the light.

At life-size that effect is truly stunning.

30 Nov 2005, 08:30:00  

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