And he smiles

     

Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter..

and


Keith

A portrait isn’t a fact but an opinion – an occasion rather than a truth.

Two other color variations with subtle changes. Rolling Stones . Keith Richards – roots music are the inspiration to these.

A portrait, to be a work of art, neither must nor may resemble the sitter… one must paint its atmosphere. ~ Umberto Boccioni

Many moods of James

     

Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter..

and

A portrait isn’t a fact but an opinion – an occasion rather than a truth.

Here are four opinions of how color changes the mood in a painting.


James Dean

A portrait, to be a work of art, neither must nor may resemble the sitter… one must paint its atmosphere. ~ Umberto Boccioni