this is a painting of vanessa paradis by johnny depp. i mean really, as if we couldn’t possibly love him more right? then he goes and pulls a gustav klimt on everyone and women the world over swoon with delight.
these are oil paintings. p-a-i-n-t-i-n-g-s. by new york based israeli artist yigal ozieri
took a little stroll through town & discovered this beauty at the dorp street gallery. it wasn’t up on the wall yet and the gallery assistant couldn’t tell me how much it was going for… but i love it. painted by waalko dingemans, 1954.
really really really my favourite things. i’m sure i’ve harped on about them enough hey? if someone could teleport me to the national portrait gallery in london right now i’d be a very happy woman indeed. well, here are some more i have been staring at recently… click on the images for sources / artist
zinaida serebryakova (1884 – 1967) was among the first female russian painters of distinction.
self portrait at the dressing table – 1909
portrait of dc lancere – 1910