This is a series begun in 2004 while living in Charleston, SC. My friend, a womens history professor, got me thinking about historical biases and I began to consider the fallacies that lay before me. What"s up with those people painted on ivory...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
The original is by George Washington Tyler. It's a fine example of the expertise he achieved in the field of portraiture before his death at the age of 28. I meant to paint this one and Priscilla for some time. Love. 2014.