Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Thinking about the tradition of portrait painting

A very brief sampling of paintings of people (western art tradition): portraits and self portraits

Frank Aeurbach

Francis Bacon

Chuck Close

Gustave Courbet

Jacques Louis David

Edgar Degas

Kim Dorland

Edouard Manet

Lucian Freud

Thomas Gainsborough

Alberto Giacometti

Frida Kahlo

Gustav Klimt

Amedeo Modigliani

Leonardo Da Vinci

Pablo Picasso


Andrew Salgado

John Singer Sargent

Jenny Saville

Elly Smallwood


Vincent Van Gogh

Andy Warhol

Kehinde Wiley

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