Women portraits

The female portrait is one of the most favourite genres, in works of all portrait painters. Even short digression to history of portrait painting will help to understand what important place in art takes the woman's portrait. The magic power of perception of the female image is inexplicable for the viewer.

Since primitive times ancient artists sang female images. The truth criteria of female appeal were various at all times, but feminity always was on the first place! Female portraits of Renaissance bewitch, women extolled till an image of goddesses.

Ugly women don't happen... the true artist will see attractive lines in any person, will emphasize advantages, will clean shortcomings. The main objective at creation of a portrait, it to create a unique image of the woman. To reflect character of the person which the artist painting a portrait according to the photo never in life faced, a task, which in power only to the artist belonging with love and respect for the models, able to read character of the person on a look, the movement of lips knowing fundamentals of physiognomics. Very difficult task to represent the woman as she would like herself to see, in power to only very talented portraitist who besides has to be also the excellent psychologist.


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1 women portraits 15th century hall

1 women portraits 15th century hall

2 women portraits 16th century hall

2 women portraits 16th century hall

3 women portraits 17th century hall

3 women portraits 17th century hall

4 women's portraits 18th century hall

4 women's portraits 18th century hall

5 women portraits ( the beginning of 19 centuries )

5 women portraits ( the beginning of 19 centuries )

6 woman's portraits hall ( The middle of 19 centuries ) in art and painting

6 woman's portraits hall ( The middle of 19 centuries ) in art and painting

7 female portraits ( the end of 19 centuries ) in art and painting

7 female portraits ( the end of 19 centuries ) in art and painting

8 female portraits hall

8 female portraits hall

Antique beauties in art and painting

Antique beauties in art and painting

Nu in art and painting

Nu in art and painting

Portraits of women of middle age

Portraits of women of middle age

Young beauties portraits in art and painting

Young beauties portraits in art and painting



Pictures:

Albayde
women portraits - Albayde
Lady in Pink :: Edouard Cabane
women portraits - Lady in Pink  :: Edouard Cabane
Portrait of Countess E. A. Vorontsova-Dashkova :: Alexandre Cabane
women portraits - Portrait of Countess E. A. Vorontsova-Dashkova :: Alexandre Cabane






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PokerGirl
User Rating: 171
June 6, 2018


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Franz Xaver Winterhalter (18051873)
Queen Victoria and her cousin, the Duchess of Nemours, 18521

PokerGirl
User Rating: 171
June 7, 2018


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ab. 1730-1731, Charles Jervas,
Lady Elizabeth and Lady Henrietta Finch2

PokerGirl
User Rating: 171
June 7, 2018


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1759, Jean-Baptiste Greuze, Silence!3

User
User Rating: 184
June 19, 2018


A woman's portrait always clearly shows the features of the era and society, it demonstrates fashion and mores. And the author's strokes, personal vision and style give to portrait an additional depth, fills it with a certain meaning and shows the heroine from an unusual point of view.

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