• "The Naked Eye"

    5 monthes ago - By Karin Jurick

    6 x 8"oil on panel
    My oh my, I'm glad to be back to painting a few small pieces. I've been working on several projects for future group shows which you'll see down the road.
    Okay... about this new painting...
    Thomas Eakins is best known for his paintings of athletic rowers on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia and his extraordinary painting The Gross Clinic. He taught at the Pennsylvania Academy and those paintings brought him fame and transformed the school into the leading art school in America.
    Eakins found the study of anatomy to be essential in his teachings, however, it was frowned...
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