Painters Paintings Fernando Botero (b. 1932): Mona Lisa, 1978, oil on canvas, 166 x 183 cm, Museo B…
Painters Work Fernando Botero (b. 1932): Mona Lisa, 1978, oil on canvas, 166 x 183 cm, Museo Botero – Banco de la República, Bogota, Colombia
Fernando Botero is a Colombian painter and sculptor. His fashion, also called “Boterismo”, depicts figures and objects in massive, exaggerated quantity, which may symbolize political criticism or humor, relying on the piece.
Botero’s work is broadly identified, revered, paraphrased, imitated and even copied. It is extremely simple to determine the works of this artist, because of the attribute rounded and sensuous types of his human figures, animals and even nonetheless life and landscapes. Botero is seen as one of many best Latin American artists alive, and is taken into account a cultural hero. In his native Colombia, Fernando Botero is commonly seen extra as a determine of pop-culture than as an artist. The ability of Botero’s photos is what makes us change the notion of his work from repetitive fats figures, to work that cope with points on the core of Latin America.
Mona Lisa is a traditional consultant work of Fernando Botreo. He was filled with enthusiasm about masters’ classical work, which led to his sequence of copies to works of them. However he specialised in including his personal attribute and concepts within the work, using Botreo’s typical symbols to breed these works.
Botreo has been painted many items of Mona Lisa, for example, Mona Lisa Aged 12 is an imaginative portray which portrayed Mona Lisa in childhood, whereas Mona Lisa we’ve right here is his masterpiece, whose composition is similar as Leonardo da Vinci’s. What the distinction is that Botreo replaces many photos within the portray by using his distinctive fashion. On this portray, the inflatable face impels our want to pinch the pores and skin, and the scene of volcanic eruption behind the determine’s proper aspect is so naive and cute.