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Thread: A girl from the XIX century

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    A girl from the XIX century

    This is a partial copy of a Bouguereau painting well known to AT-TA ...
    The background on one layer and the figure on the upper one.
    I should have painted it on a far bigger size to get a more impressive effect on details too, but I didn't want to stress the limited power of the computer I generally use (.. and which is sensibly the worst one because of my kids ).
    I started it with the idea to smooth it later on with some glazing layer, but I was then lost in the challenge to progressively improve it and I rather used the brush and knife on this layer to do the job. It's not as smooth and tonally progressive as by blending with glazing layer and or using the airbrush, but I can already propose it as it is. Maybe I'll do some experiment with layer adjust or else, but, in the meanwhile, here it is ...
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    Last edited by Caesar; 10-01-2010 at 11:45 PM.
    Panta rei (everything flows)!

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    Outstanding...as usual...:-)

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    Caesar, you have done Bouguereau proud with your wonderful painting, a grand and glorious finish and well worth the sit in the chair while I watched and hoped to learn

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    What a unique, should be proud style painting dear friend. You captured her eyes perfectly.

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    Caesar, this is perfect, she is painted with perfection, patience and love

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    This is a lovely painting Caesar, one you should be very proud of...

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    It is great as it is!!!!! I love the brush strokes and the wonderful palette. Well Done!!

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    Caesar, i must admit, i do not know this girl...i thought i know them all... is she a detail of a group? Anyway she is heaveanly as she is... you cought everything what i like in B. girls...and i do not mind she is not smooth at all... she doesn't need to be... you know...and once more applause from Canada...she is heavenly...

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    I have watched this girl grow into a beautiful painting Cesare, one of your best
    Sometimes...I remember better with my eyes closed

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