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|"Odalisque: The lovely Irene"|
Gouache on panel
Irene won a contest I held for "Best Odalisque" on Greytalk. Out
of many close contenders (the greyhound is a luxurious beast!), Irene
took the field. I had it in mind to take my inspiration from the
painterly style of Matisse, which is a bit of a departure for me.
The gouache is eminently suited to this style, and I had a blast.
"Yellow Odalisque" by Matisse: my inspiration piece
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