Spanish Impressionist Joaquin Sorolla (1863-1923) is said to have been quite attracted to his subject, who might have been then popular singer Raquel Meller. While the identity of the pensive model of Portrait of a Woman with Black Hat by American artist Frank Duveneck (1848-1919) is unknown.
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I’m reposting this blog on Sorolla. A PHOTOGRAPHER, A CAMERA & YOU CLOSE-UP AND PERSONAL There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are. Ernst Haas* Spanish Impressionist Joaquin Sorolla (1863-1923) was in demand as a portraitist […]
Joaquin Sorolla (1863-1920) was a popular Spanish artistic figure working in both Europe and the United States in the late 1800s and early 1900s. A favorite subject was the beach where he often depicted his wife and daughters enjoying leisure time.