Saturday, November 22, 2008

Emile Barrington after George Frederic Watts - Hope


coloured chalk, watercolour and bodycolour with scratching out
a copy by Emilie (1841 - 1933) of Watt's famous painting (now in Tate Britain). Emilie was an assistant working in Watt's studio in 1887. It is mentioned in her book Reminiscences of G. F. Watts.

2 comments:

Enzie at World Market Portraits said...

Beautiful piece.

Hermes said...

It's always been one of my favourite paintings but I didn't know of this rather good copy.