After Raphael
Acrylic on canvas
Sept 1999
Size: 30"x 40"

Painter's Notes
This was the first painting I did after about a 9-10 year hiatus. It was for a UC Extension class. The painting is a loosely based study of a red chalk sketch by Raphael. The baby is original and based on his cherubs. The painting's pretty stiff...    

Preliminary pencil sketch
Much more expressive preliminary pencil study
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