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Lulu
07-24-2005, 02:29 AM
You might recall that I did Millet's 'The Angelus' for a comission a few weeks ago, leaving out the fork, basket and cart. It also had a blue sky and green fields in the background.
Well, the client loved it, but said she would quite like the fork and basket in, and also without a blue sky - it had to match her dining room colour scheme:)
I hope she'll be happy with this - I am anyway and I DO NOT want to paint it again!!
The different blues and detail aren't showing on the trousers with this pic.

Feel free to c & c before I varnish it:) I see already that I need to extend the lady's shadow.

20 x 20 inches.

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/24-Jul-2005/1118-TheAngelusJuly24aaa.jpg

k9artisan
07-24-2005, 06:37 AM
I really like this. The eveness of the two figures creates a silent tension there appeals to me. I also love the colors you chose for the sky. Beautiful work!
Amber

3chaway9
07-24-2005, 11:39 AM
I'm sure your client will love it Lulu........i do.

Pars
07-24-2005, 12:00 PM
Very, very good work, Lulu. I like it a great deal and sure hope you don't get asked for any further changes.

praiseHisname40
07-24-2005, 02:37 PM
Excellent Work Lulu!!!!!!!! You have done it once again... You go Girl!!!LOL

damar
07-24-2005, 02:44 PM
I haven't been painting much, but still manage some WC lurking; as always Lu, your paintings are delightful!

Lulu
07-24-2005, 05:35 PM
Thank you Amber, Caroline, Zoe, Kaye and Damar.
I have to say that I really do NOT enjoy comissions, but I do learn from them.

jan409
07-24-2005, 09:42 PM
Lulu: It is great. I love the colors. It would go well in my living room. Anyone would be proud to own this painting. Jan

laudesan
07-24-2005, 10:21 PM
Lulu I really like this g/f.

Lucky client!!

Wayne Gaudon
07-25-2005, 08:03 AM
nice coloring .. warm and appealing .. edges seem hard but that's only personal preference. :D

Lulu
07-25-2005, 04:32 PM
Thank you Jan, JJ and Wayne. Really appreciate your taking the time to look and comment.