|A quick graphite on paper study of a Maori woman from 1876 after an oil painting by Gottfried Lindauer. Is this woman the Maori equivalent of the Mona Lisa? Who was she I wonder?|
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Maori Woman 1876. After a painting by Gottfried Lindauer
The image I chose to work from is one of Lindauer's edgier paintings, grittier than earlier works in which I believe, he tended towards idealising his subjects.
Coloured pencil drawing from the early 1990's
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