Imbued with intense vitality The Lady is a contemporary piece painted in a centuries old technique. Her face carries the hauteur of one used to being obeyed yet glance behind her ruby lips and there’s a certain vulnerability. Berlin creates mood poems and stories behind his faces and this is no exception. Place her in the period of risque impressionists, the stylised¬†portraits of cubism, religious iconography, even to portraiture from the like of Hans Holbien, she will fit the space created for her and tell her tale.

Medieval cracked tempera technique. Hand ground pigments with crushed marble

18" x 14"

2010

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