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skappy
03-06-2012, 04:40 PM
Hi Peeps first thanks Jean for the pictures .

When I saw the pictures the lion and the dog reminded me of a painting 1794 by Nicolas Maréchal a nice true love story:) with a sad ending :crying: due to human mistake .

the english text is further down

http://www.christies.com/lotfinder/LotDetailsPrintable.aspx?intObjectID=4539506


Anyway this is my painting watercolour 11'' x 7'' on Arches hp 300 grs


http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/06-Mar-2012/[email protected]

here is te 1hour qnd a half stage at two the bg was there but forgot to take a pict

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/06-Mar-2012/[email protected]

Paulafv
03-06-2012, 05:10 PM
Scappy, lovely story and beautiful picture. They look comfortable with each other.

BUN201
03-06-2012, 07:07 PM
Beautiful!

justjean
03-06-2012, 09:44 PM
Robert, this is beautiful, lovely majestic lion and a very suprised look on Shadows face :thumbsup: it's as if she is saying... what is that behin d me ... :D

jlloren
03-07-2012, 12:34 AM
Beautiful. I love it!

suzume
03-07-2012, 04:59 AM
Hi Robert.
I love this picture.
It's lovely like a picture book I've read in childhood.

Charlie's Mum
03-07-2012, 07:36 AM
This is really lovely - the painting itself and the thoughts behind it.

Robert - D. likes yours better than the 'inspiration' - so do I! :D

artastic
03-07-2012, 08:08 AM
fabulous portrait Robert

what a tragic story, thanks for the link

ExpressiveAngie
03-07-2012, 08:31 AM
well now i have tears in my eyes, such a bittersweet story! and your painting could not be one bit better, so well done and i love the lion resting comfortably with the dog alert and looking at the viewer - just beautiful!~

bjcpaints
03-07-2012, 07:49 PM
Monsieur Marachel would be proud of your painting - so nice! Thank you for the story ( I love paintings with stories!).

Valri Ary
03-07-2012, 08:20 PM
I love that story even though the ending is sad....and the painting is FAB!!

breadmerchant
03-07-2012, 11:15 PM
Very nice Painting, composition and story Skappy!

eyepaint
03-08-2012, 12:01 AM
Oh such a sad story. Lovely rendition of Jean's Shadow :)

rozzi
03-08-2012, 07:39 AM
Great combination Robert - good painting out of a sad story.
Ros

Deano
03-08-2012, 07:48 AM
A great job on this painting, Robert! Enjoyed the story behind it.

surob
03-08-2012, 04:23 PM
Love the painting. The story is sad but evokes emotion.

guilliame
03-09-2012, 03:35 PM
Hey Robert:wave: great story,great combi.great painting:clap: