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Name: Elouise Godwin
School: Hampshire Collegiate School
Year: Year 13
Inspiration: Investigation into the effects of light and dark and strong tonal contrasts upon the human face. Caravaggio, George Da La Tour and, in contrast, also, the soft light seen in Pre-Raphaelite paintings. Chiaroscuro.
Description: Portrait of my sister in black and white to investigate tonal contrasts and explore the "soft" textures of fabric such as her velvet dress and the skin and hair of a young child.
Medium: Oil on Paper.
Width: 20 Height: 30
Keywords: Chiaroscuro. Black and White. Portrait. Elouise Godwin.