"The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter - often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter - in the eye." ~ Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre (Painting by William Adolphe Bouguereau French Neoclassical Master)
Calling painters looking to understand oil painting and portraiture! Master Daniel Gerhartz has filmed two 6 hour demonstrations per popular request! These are brilliant resources! I, myself, have learned SO much from them and you can bet I will be rewatc
John Singer Sargent self portrait, Sargent was an American artist, considered the "leading portrait painter of his generation" for his evocations of Edwardian era luxury. He lived most of his life in Europe.