Master Copy II

Copy of a painting by a Master, oil, 12 x 12 ins

This is another painting completed in a series of lessons with Kari Rajkumar. The original is a self-portrait by John Singleton Copley, a famous and well-established Colonial artist, who moved to London in 1774. I’m afraid I made him look slightly chubbier in the cheeks than he painted himself, but the process was absorbing and instructive.

4 thoughts on “Master Copy II

  1. Such a beautiful finish Mary! He’s very real, I don’t think the chubby cheeks matter at all, he might have been pleased to have them!

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