jackie simmonds artyfacts
A blog for all artists. My pastels, sketches, paintings, my thoughts about art, art techniques, materials and "lessons" for improvers.
The second artist I have looked at is Tai-Shan Schierenberg. Born in England in 1962, the eldest of three sons to a very young Chinese mother and a nascent painter-cum-poet father of Dutch-German origin. He spent the first years of his life with his grandparents in Malaysia but eventually returned to London for primary school, forgetting Chinese and learning English. I like Schierenberg and in particular this image for reasons similiar to those expressed when I spoke previously of Rembrandt…
Portrait of a Young Man 1955 Painting By L-S-Lowry - Reproduction Gallery
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LS Lowry - The Tennis Player
LS Lowry - The Tennis Player (1927) Private Collection, photo Colin Beer, J. L. Allwork Ltd, The Estate of L. S.Lowry, 2011 As seen in: Court on Canvas: Tennis in Art 27 May – 18 September at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham, UK Admission FREE The first game of lawn tennis was played in 1859 by Major Harry Gem and his friend, Jean Batista Augurio Perera, on a court at the latter's home, 8 Ampton Road, Edgbaston. This unique show at the Barber – less than half a…