Tuesday, 21 November 2006

The Bathing Hour, Valencia - Joaquín Sorolla

Joaquín Sorolla
The Bathing Hour, Valencia, 1909
Oil on canvas. 150 x 150.5 cm
Fundación Museo Sorolla, Madrid

From an exhibition showing the work of both Joaquín Sorolla and John Singer Sargent, with whom Sorolla has been compared. [Hat tip Jeff Perren]

Just beautiful.



Blogger Gman said...

I love the way he does the wet sand.

21 Nov 2006, 00:07:00  
Blogger Kane Bunce said...

Indeed. The people in the picture look very lively. The use of colours is masterful and helps to add to the effect of life on canvas.

21 Nov 2006, 11:33:00  

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