The Face of Mary?

 Apparently this painting of Mary, with  a deep look in her eyes, is a forensic artist’s rendering of  the Virgin Mary  based on the image of our Lord on the Shroud of Turin, in combination with a painting by William-Adolphe_Bouguereau.  Maria (accurate face matching the Shroud of Turin)by JulienLasbleiz Digital Art / Drawings & Paintings / Illustrations / Technical©2011-2013 JulienLasbleiz This is a “Tribute…… Continue reading The Face of Mary?

An Artist Reborn: Ann Chapin’s Icons

This piece is  a interpretation of the Deposition done by Fra Bartolomeo. There were a few changes Ann made…she  added the crown of thorns down in the bottom left, and changed the face of the Virgin Mary a little. The original is in the Uffizi Galleries in Florence, Italy. About Ann Chapin Ann became Catholic…… Continue reading An Artist Reborn: Ann Chapin’s Icons