This penetrating style of portraiture works on the subtlest of emotional responses as well.
It was more of a side project, really, as he was still focusing mainly on portraiture at the time.
In order to develop characters in his new work, Cotton looked closely at European portraiture.
But his stature grew not just because of his venerated subjects—he advanced the genre of portraiture.
This is not the first exhibit to ever take on selfies, nor the first examination of portraiture.
In this country he came into friendly relations with Van Dyck, whom he took as his model in the art of portraiture.
Vandyke, Reynolds, Titian—he deemed these the great triumvirate of portraiture.
Despairing of the May-fly, as it still may be despaired of, Pike came down to the river with his master-piece of portraiture.
He was recognised as being, in a certain style of portraiture, second to Lawrence only.
Imperfect as this portraiture must necessarily be, there is one conciliatory thought.