Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Eye Candy for Today: Greenhill’s Lady as a Shepherdess

A Lady as a Shepherdess, John Greenhill
A Lady as a Shepherdess, John Greenhill

On Google Art Project, also downloadable high-res from Wikimedia Commons. Original is in the Dulwich Picture Gallery.

Though she is well presented, I don’t think Greenhhill has gone out of his way to flatter the sitter — or the sheep.

One thought on “Eye Candy for Today: Greenhill’s Lady as a Shepherdess

  1. Yuri

    It is surprising how computer screen flattens these types of multi-layered paintings. Looks boring and almost without colour but look at it in person and it will come alive.

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