Top to bottom: 1. old garish painting from my big stack of old garish paintings. 2. simple drawing of basic shapes over old painting 3. Adding the black & flesh 4. Adding more black 5. covering up more orange with white & black and "impressionist" greens 6. Final painting, Celeste Bergin, Woman reading, "Illustre" after Edouard Manet, 2010, Oil on 12 x 12 stretched canvas.
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