Post by cierlmeyrin on Sept 15, 2011 2:55:35 GMT -5
This People Painting of hers treats the story of Judith, a popular subject that had been portrayed by many before her time. If you haven't read the Book of Judith, please do so. Building Paintings That will put the picture in its context.. At first glance, Judith and her Maidservant looks like some domestic scene; women returning home after shopping or something. Then we look into the shopping basket and see the disembodied head. Oil Paintings for sale She's treated it matter of factly, as if it was a normal thing to do. What's strange in this picture are the lines leading away from it. The glances of the women lead us outside the frame, and that's something rarely done in art. Famous Paintings That's like links taking your precious visitor outside your site, when its recommended that you occupy them in it as long as possible. Children Paintings Looks like the head in the basket is so powerful an image that your eyes will automatically be drawn towards it.