This is because of his use of tiny brush strokes, which flow in the direction of the world they depict. These are the fundamental elements of his style. Francisco Oller was an impression painter. In the impressionistic style, artists present the impresion of the moment, by using effects of both light and color together. They also, as described, use short brush stokes and brilliant colors to ahieve their image, while the shapes, colors and tones change quickly.
Claude Monet was one of he first artists to begin the impressionist movement. Impressionist paintings usually focus on the effects of light on objects throughout different times of the day. Water Lilies is a painting that represents a pond with water lilies floating on top of the pond on a sunny day. The colors that Monet used were mostly cool colors. He used short soft flowing brush strokes in a curved and circular motion.
There are mostly vertical and horizontal lines, as opposed to diagonal lines. The artist uses closed form in this painting and there are clear outlines and smooth brush strokes. The painting has a central format; the important is in the center. In this painting the artist uses linear perspective; this is a technique where things appear to get smaller as they go back in space. This technique also creates a depth in a flat surface.
I can also see the illusion of light on the water and the clouds. The way the painting is arranged you can still see light on the tops of the branches of the trees even through the dark cloud is above it. I think the color is important because the greens and the yellows brings a softness to it. The colors are used in contrast to each other so you see the dark clouds and the dark green of the forest and then you see the brightness of the sky with the yellow of the land it is a good contrast. Art Critique Paper 3 The texture of the painting is implied since it is a painting.
The oil may be boiled with a resin, such as pine resin or frankinscense to create a varnish. The main advantages of oil paints are their flexibility and depth of colour and because it is slow to dry, artists can continue working the paint for much longer than other types of paint providing greater opportunity for blending and layering. Oil colours also do not change noticeably after drying, and it is possible to produce both opaque and transparent effects, as well as matt and gloss finishes. Enamel paint is a paint that dries quickly into a hard and usually glossy finish that is used for coating outdoor surfaces and generally surfaces that may be placed under harsh conditions such as wear and tear or changing temperatures. Aluminium paint is a coating material which has a resin base filled with solid pieces or flecks of aluminium.
The colors chosen are strong and certain; it is deliberate for the viewer to take in and gather the vibrancy of the work. One can notice that the yellow and blue in the upper part of the painting easily make the stunning green that fills the lower portion of the image. The work would be considered shallow; there are three distinct seamless parts that are fluid and have no shading. The shapes on the page could be classified as distorted; when gathering the full image there is no meaning to the three shapes other than to capture the attention of the eyes. When the work caught my attention my eyes were first drawn to the top of the illustration; to the large yellow lemon shaped object, my eyes
Over all the painting is remarkably well done. The Spinner is warm in color as well in expression. Warm earth tones dominate this painting, ranging from the dark umber and burnt sienna of the walls, to pale yellow flesh tint, the surface of the wood is splashed with yellow ochre and burnt sienna which allows the figure in the green hue to be more prominent. Peel was a French academic painter that is why the brushstrokes are nearly invisible and painting has a smooth surface, which creates a highly finished look. There are some brushstrokes that are a little more visible to the eye such as the yarn and the baby’s bed.