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.


Anonymous said...

Beautiful piece.

Hermes said...

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