Sistine mood  2015

by federico cortese

from the series “Sistine mood”, oil on paper, 42 x 29.7 cm. [br] This series of drawings was inspired by Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel. Some portraits are directly based on the figures painted on the vault. Then I painted other faces trying to reproduce that style, and the characteristics that in my opinion distinguish it: the intense expression of the faces, the light an...
42 x 29.7 cm (16.5 x 11.7 in)
oil on paper
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