Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Portrait of a Man

9"x11 1/4" oil on canvas
This is my contribution to Karin Jurick's latest challenge on her blog Different Strokes From Different Folks .
SOLD

20 comments:

Paintings by Irit Bourla said...

Edward, another masterpiece!

Mark Bridges said...

Looks nice Ed.

Glenda Mosher said...

I sure like this Edward!

Angela Elledge said...

Absolutely wonderful, love the hands and the underpainting showing through in the clothing.

Missed seeing work from you, glad you're back!

Kerri Settle said...

Wonderful work!

Dewberry Fine Art said...

Wow Edward really nice. Love the mood

Sheila said...

ooooooooo....aaaah.... love the gradient of light to dark and the crop job on this. Congrats on another successful challenge rendition!

Rosemary said...

Wonderful entry! Love the light kissing the face, the color in the ear and the soft detail in the hands! Great job! The new photo of you is nice too!

Ann Rogers said...

Your work is always a treat. Fantastic light on the face and hands...great entry!

Claire said...

Masterfully done - wonderful light surrounding the figure.

dominique eichi said...

I love your color choice hahaha, Talented ! talented ! yes you are.

Lauren Maurer said...

I love the yellow that you chose for the background. You did a really nice job!

a.painter said...

Wonderful Ed. You reay got the mood and age of this figure in the face.

Karen Bruson said...

Edward, Great job on this. It was a tough one to tackle.

Megha Chhatbar said...

Excellent work Edward! Lots of detail to see...:)

Megha
Color Pencil Portrait: Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Kim VanDerhoek said...

Wow, beautiful job Edward! I love how you've composed this and your color choices. The background colors really enhance the portrait. Excellent choices!

James Parker said...

Great job again, Ed.  You have a way to make great painting look easy.

Dean H. said...

Great painting, my friend! Love that strong modulated background color...sets him off well.

Vern Schwarz said...

Great job on this Ed. You really captured the mood of the man.

Julia Kay said...

Love the colors and expression!