The French Lion



The French Lion
141x101cm / 95×40″
oil on linen canvas
private collection, California, USA

Exhibited in:

Wonders & Strange girls — Christopher Hill Gallery. California, US

The French Hercules, wearing a lion fur and able to lift incredible, heavy weights.
A work entirely inspired by old studio photographs. Basically, it has been painted “alla prima”, a technique similar to that used by Velázquez.