Thursday, 3 February 2011
Artist, Chardin was known for his masterful still life paintings (French, 1699 – 1779). Jean Baptiste Simeon Chardin used colors and blended light and shadow to achieve volume and depth. His painting, Still Life with Plums and Nuts (1765), shows his skill with realist paintings. He used a variety of color intensities. The compositional structure is a triangle. The background is painted with a gradation of light. The objects are carefully modeled. I am painting a series of still life art and Chardin's work is well worth studying.
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