• "Matching Set"

    4 monthes ago - By Karin Jurick

    6 x 8"oil on panel
    This new painting is a smaller study of one I'm thinking of doing larger. I wanted to test out the woman's skirt. I like her skirt.
    She stands in front of a crowd-pleasure in the Art Institute of Chicago - Pierre-Auguste Renoir's Two Sisters which hangs in the French Impressionism gallery. Renoir named the painting Two Sisters, the first owner of the painting titled it On the Terrace.
    Like Renoir's famous Luncheon of the Boating Party, the setting for Two Sisters was at a restaurant with outdoor seating. In 1925, it was sold to a woman from Chicago for $100,000. She...
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