Lets Study Sargent

I love John Singer Sargent. He was an extraordinary portrait painter that not only mastered oil, but watercolor as well. I was in heaven getting to see so many of his works in Washington DC. Much can be learned by studying his colors, strokes, and compositions. Enjoy!

John Singer Sargent - Streets in Venice - Oil on Canvas - 1882

John Singer Sargent - Streets in Venice - Oil on Canvas - 1882

John Singer Sargent - Detail of Miss Beatrice Townsend - Oil on Canvas - 1882

John Singer Sargent - Detail of Miss Beatrice Townsend - Oil on Canvas - 1882

John Singer Sargent - Pavement Cairo - Oil on Canvas

John Singer Sargent - Pavement Cairo - Oil on Canvas

John Singer Sargent - The Spanish Dancer - Oil on Canvas 

John Singer Sargent - The Spanish Dancer - Oil on Canvas 

John Singer Sargent - Mrs. William Crowninshield Endicott - Oil on Canvas - National Gallery of Art

John Singer Sargent - Mrs. William Crowninshield Endicott - Oil on Canvas - National Gallery of Art