Painters Paintings Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980): La Sagesse; Wisdom, 1940-1941, oil on panel, 54….
Painters Work Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980): La Sagesse; Knowledge, 1940-1941, oil on panel, 54.eight x 37.1 cm., Personal assortment
Whereas the position of the determine throughout the image area in addition to the topic of Lempicka’s ‘La Sagesse’ recall the work of the Flemish painter, Quentin Metsys (1466-1530), the execution of the work stays solely Lempicka. Combining components drawn from French Cubism, Purism and Neo-Classicism, Lempicka synthesized her personal boldly cosmpolitan classic-realist model.
Lempicka’s capability to seamlessly mix a brashly modern look with historic fashions marked her distinctive model from the outset of her profession. Lempicka’s daughter, Kizette, has identified that her mom’s portray “was an commercial for the age,” whereas the artist nonetheless maintained an “adamant insistence on the previous masters in artwork”