Silver Fortress: Magda Tondo (in progress) - NFS

Friday, October 09, 2009

Magda Tondo (in progress) - NFS

by N. Michelle Tully
oil on wood, 12" x 12"

"An undulating form, one that resembles a flame, animates the contours and lends them nobility, elegance and truth. This is what is called the sense of contour, and to attain it Correggio cannot be too much imitated..."

- Antoine Coypel, Discourse on the Aesthetics of the Painter (1720)