Rose 24 Austrian Copper Rose

29 09 2010

Rosa Eglanteria var. punicea

The 7th in the series “Hommage to Redouté”

Finished: September 28, 2010

Technique, Materials & Size: Tambourwork, cotton thread and ultramarine blue/burnt umber/white acrylic paint on linen canvas, 30cm x4 0cm


Actions

Information

4 responses

1 10 2010
marie

I am sorry for being ignorant but do you sketch the flowers by observing real flowers or you do it just from memory, I am very impressed with the details you show.

Like

1 10 2010
worksofhands

I mentioned in my earlier blog entry from which book the images are from.
https://worksofhands.wordpress.com/2010/09/08/melon-rose/

You can view the book in my library blog.
http://worksofhandslibrary.wordpress.com/

You can read more about Pierre-Joseph Redouté (1759-1840) in the internet.

I can also sketch roses as I you can see here in my flickr album.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/vincentvaliente/sets/72157615373305915/

Rose 170 is my own sketch. Redouté only made 169 rose watercolor paintings in the book Les Roses.
https://worksofhands.wordpress.com/2010/09/18/irene-rose/

Like

7 02 2011
elisabetta

bella questa tecnica di ricamo. Complimenti da Elisabetta

Like

7 02 2011
worksofhands

La ringrazio molto Elisabetta.

Like

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




%d bloggers like this: