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May 23, 2016

"Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose": a Close Look at John Singer Sargent's Masterpiece...



John Singer Sargent
"Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose" 1885-86
Oil on Canvas | 218.5 x 197 cm (86 x 77.5 inches)
Image courtesy of Tate


Don't dither, just click the link below and start reading...




And while you are at it, read this too...



And here is the painting writ large, in focus, and in decent color balance:



Enjoy!

TJK



1 reader comments:

Judy P. said...

My favorite Sargent, great reading about the process- Thanks!