Blog Posts tagged with portrait

"Koch – Mayor of the City of New York"

Fourth anniversary of Ed Koch's passing

Posted: March 15, 2017 18:15 Last Updated: | Regina Khidekel, PhD

"Ed Koch loved graphic art. He saw my drawings in May of 2011, invited me to his law office, Bryan Cave LLP, and posed for "Koch – Mayor of the City of New York". About four months later the portrait was finished and I invited him to look at it. He was pleased, "I love the blue lines! This drawing looks like me."" RACC artist Dmitry Borshch "Koch – Mayor of the City of New York" 2011, ink on paper, 50 x 27 inches http://archive.is/uPgcs


Attributed to famed royal portraitist Franz Xavier Winterhalter, this painting of Napoleon III was commissioned by the Emperor and given to the Marquess of Londonderry, Charles Vane.

A Storied Past: The Marquess of Londonderry’s Portrait of Napoleon III

Posted: July 01, 2015 16:01 Last Updated: | Bill Rau

M.S. Rau Antiques has spent the past 103 years searching the world for objects that are both incredibly beautiful and one-of-a-kind.  Every now and then, we come across a piece that has that “it factor” of also having a fascinating story to tell…a work of art with a provenance that sounds as if it were taken from an epic legend rather than the pages of history. This exceptional Portrait of Napoleon III is just such a historical masterpiece. Attributed to renowned royal portraitist Franz Xavier Winterhalter, this portrait of Napoleon III was commissioned and given by the Empero...


Figurative Online Art Competition

Call to Artists – 3rd Annual Figurative Online Juried Art Competition

Posted: April 22, 2013 09:16 Last Updated: | John R. Math

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces a call for entries with the theme “Figurative” for an online juried art competition for the month of May 2013.  The gallery would like for all 2D artists (including photography) to send us your best interpretation of the theme “Figurative” by depicting the human form or human features. “Figurative” is considered to be figures, forms and faces for inclusion into the gallery’s June 2013 online Group Art Exhibition.  We will accept art on this subject that is either representational or abstract, but please, do not submit any erotic...


Figurative Art Competition

Call for Art - "Figurative" Juried Art Competition

Posted: April 16, 2012 04:59 Last Updated: | John R. Math

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces a call for entries with the theme “Figurative” for a juried art competition for the month of May 2012.  The gallery would like for all 2D artists (including photography) to send us your best interpretation of the theme “Figurative” by depicting the human form or human features. “Figurative” is considered to be figures, forms and faces for inclusion into the gallery’s June 2012 online Group Art Exhibition.  We will accept art on this subject that is either representational or abstract, but please, do not submit any erotic art....


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