Monday Morning Muse: Woman in Black Mantilla

This oil painting by French artist Roland Oudot was gifted to the Mead in 1963. Modern critics consider Oudot “one of the most distinguished members of the group of Painters of the Poetic Reality.” (1) The Painters similarly believed that “painting is not a laboratory experiment but an expression of experience resulting from the link between nature and the life of people.”(2)

image source: Woman in Black Mantilla
sources (1) (2)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s