While at the Academy of Realist Art in Boston, we studied the technique of french painter, William Bouguereau and Peter Paul Rubens. This is a fantastic way to learn. Here I am working on replicating Bouguereau’s painting, Seated Nude. I am doing the underpainting to the right.
I am working out the flesh tones below:
Academy of Realist Art Rubens Workshop: We studied the technique of Peter Paul Rubens. I studied the painting Study of Two Heads to the left, my underpainting to the right:
My completed work: