Homer

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A classical pencil drawing on a hot-pressed Stonehenge paper of a bust of Homer. Because Homer was so revered in the nineteenth century, casts of the bust were in most ateliers and sculpture collections
The bust was used as the model for almost all nineteenth-century paintings depicting the fabled poet, as … (read more)

A classical pencil drawing on a hot-pressed Stonehenge paper of a bust of Homer. Because Homer was so revered in the nineteenth century, casts of the bust were in most ateliers and sculpture collections
The bust was used as the model for almost all nineteenth-century paintings depicting the fabled poet, as exemplified by Ingres’s The Apotheosis of Homer 1827) in the Louvre Museum in Paris and Bouguereau’s Homer and His Guide (1874) in the Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin.


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My frist thought was "Bargue Plate", which would hint for a classical drawing education. Beautifully done!

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Violetta Palak Jones
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2021/10/10

That's right. Thank you. ❤

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Diana Coatu
2021/09/29

Excellent !!!

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Violetta Palak Jones
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2021/09/29

Thank you

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Frontrowme
2021/09/29

Amazing work by an epic artist!!!

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Violetta Palak Jones
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2021/09/29

Thank you

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hairofmedusa
2021/09/23

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Violetta Palak Jones
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2021/09/24

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Paolo Leone
2021/09/22

Great piece Violetta! :-)

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Violetta Palak Jones
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2021/09/22

Thank you

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