Wednesday, 12 May 2010

Pietro Antonio Rotari (1707 - 1762)

"A young girl hiding behind a muff"


"A young girl with a flower in her hair"


"Portrait of a young girl hiding her eyes"


"A girl in a blue dress"


"Young woman with a fan"


"A girl half length in blue jacket and white headscarf"


"Young girl writing a love letter"


"Portrait of a woman"


"Girl with a book"


8 comments:

Noémi said...

B E A U T I F U L! I love Rotari!! :)

By the way, here's a video with more portraits by him (among others) if you are interested;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Zoe3dzf9ok

little augury said...

these are exquisite, familiar with a few. thank you for bringing them to light. so interesting a feminine, Will read the bio suggested. pgt

Karena said...

Rotari's works of art are fabulous. I particularly love The Young Girl with a Fan. You can just feel the blue velvet!

Karena

Art by Karena

Elisabethbaysset said...

Très beau , magnifique ...

ELFI CELLA said...

je suis avec grand intérêt votre blog.. merci!

le style et la matière said...

Oh, the eyes!

Theresa Cheek said...

beautiful, beautiful post! Nice blog.

Scott Allen said...

"portrait of a woman" reminds me of el greco's "lady in the fur wrap"...which I totally love..thanks!