Friday, April 12, 2013

Who painted this? #24

I'm immersed in botanical art exhibitions right now so it seemed appropriate to make this week's image a specimen of botanical art.  Especially since I listed intently to a lovely lady from South Africa tell me this afternoon how difficult it is to paint the stems of this type of plant!

I think you might need to work out what this is before you start looking!

Who painted this? #24

How to participate in "Who painted this? #24"

PLEASE make sure you read the rules before posting a comment - and ONLY POST ON THIS BLOG what you think is the answer.

Click this link to read THE RULES for participating in this challenge (this saves having to copy them out for each post!).

In short:
  • use your brains not software to find the answer
  • search using words only on a database of images
  • leave your answer as a comment on this blog
  • if correct it will not be published until the next post - which provides the answer
  • if wrong it will be published
  • do not leave the answer on Facebook!
  • the winner - who gets a mention and a link on/from this blog - is the first person to give me a completely correct answer for ALL the things I want to know

Who Painted This #23 - The Answer
Study of Resting Lamb and Head of Lamb by Hans Holbein the Younger
by Hans Holbein the Younger
Like David I tried to find the engraving or painting developed from this preparatory drawing but like David had no luck.

The correct answers

The first person to post the correct answer was Roger Brown (Roger Brown My Botswana Art)
Well done to all the others who got the correct answer - who are as follows: