Thursday, 25 August 2011

The Veil

The Veil, oil on linen, 70x60cm

A very big work for my standards, but such fun to do. Got the frame ready, just need it to sit for a bit and to dry...
This one piece of lace is providing me with quite a few paintings! More to come!


  1. Sophie this is wonderful! Love the Veil!

  2. Thank you ‘anonymous’!!

  3. Breath -taking! Congratulations!

  4. Absolutely beautiful. I love the intricacy and finesse with which you rendered the lace veil.

  5. Excellent, another winner.

  6. Sophie your works are genius! This is outstanding. Have you seen the marble carving "The Veiled Rebecca" by Benzoni? I saw it at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta and your piece has that same amazing quality.

  7. Beautiful and intricate work. I love portraiture and do some myself but not nearly as refined. I am from Australia and my blog is


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