FINISHED-Oil Painting “Novak Djokovic on Alps”

FINISHED-Oil Painting “Novak Djokovic on Alps”

Roland Garros French Open, a major (grand slam) tennis tournament... Novak Djokovic, Serbian, NO1 tennis player and from "the greatest" white sport tournaments misses only Roland Garros. Knowing that I've decided to paint Novak Djokovic in a combination with a painting by a great French old master Jacques Louis David "Napoleon on Alps" (with some modifications of Malmaison version) Size: 120x100cm (47.2"x39.4") Oil on Stretched Canvas Before we star with a descriptions... idea to finish painting was "simple" (Drawing, Burnt umber, Umber 2, Nole in neutral layer, color layer/layers)... Or to combine approaches…Read more
Finished – Raphael’s Angels

Finished – Raphael’s Angels

Raphael’s Angels are a famous duo by Raffaello Santi (1483-1520) or simply Raphael. Raphael was an Italian Renaissance artist and considered one of the greatest artists of all time. He is part of the Trinity of Great Masters that includes Michelangelo and Leonardo Da Vinci. Raphael’s Angels are also known as ‘The Sistine Cherubs’ and ‘Raphael’s Two Putti’. Raphael’s Angels are seen at the bottom of Raphael’s great masterpiece ‘The Sistine Madonna’. The Sistine Madonna depicts Mary with Christ child and two Saints, Sixtus and Barbara, in the clouds with the two Cherubs…Read more
Finished – Nikola Tesla-Portrait Painting in Progress
Finished – L’Amour et Psyché, enfants

Finished – L’Amour et Psyché, enfants

L'Amour et Psyché, enfants (translated: Cupid and Psyche as Children, 1890, Salon of 1890, No. 330) is one of William-Adolphe Bouguereau's most famous paintings. It is incorrectly known as Le Premier Baiser (The First Kiss, 1873). The painting is an oil on canvas, 119.5 x 71 cm (47 x 27 7/8 inches), and it is housed in a private collection. The subject of the painting stems from the story of Cupid and Psyche told by Lucius Apuleius in The Golden Ass (2nd century AD). 2367Read more
Finished – Dragoljub “Draža” Mihailovic – Version 2

Finished – Dragoljub “Draža” Mihailovic – Version 2

A Year ago I've finished oil painting on HDF canvas panel of Dragoljub “Draža” Mihailovic (or Draza Mihajlovic see it here...) Dragoljub "Draža" Mihailovic (also known as "Uncle Draža"; 27 April 1893 – 17 July 1946) was a Yugoslav Serbian general during World War II. A staunch royalist, he retreated to the mountains near Belgrade when the Germans overran Yugoslavia in April 1941 and there he organized bands of guerrillas known as the Chetnik Detachments of the Yugoslav Army. The organisation is commonly known as the Chetniks, although the name of the organisation was…Read more
Finished – 007 Ursula Andress

Finished – 007 Ursula Andress

Ursula Andress - The First Bond Girl as Honey Ryder in Dr. No Ursula Andress (born 19 March 1936) is a Swiss actress and sex symbol of the 1960s. She is known for her roles as Bond girl Honey Ryder in the first James Bond movie, Dr. No, in 1962, for which she won a Golden Globe... [source wikipedia] Beautiful scene of Ursula with a seashell... I've painted that oil 2 years ago, and published painting process at my blog. Painting is oil on Canvas, 20x 28in. (50x70cm) Finished painting is also at…Read more