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Old 03-08-2005, 04:45 PM   #1
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True Thomas the Storyteller




True Thomas the Storyteller 20x16 Oil/Linen

This was a fun one for me. I hired this gentleman Robert Seutter who plays the persona of "True Thomas de Rhymour, a 13th Century Scottish poet and prophet." He came and sat for me for 4 hours and while I painted away he told me tales of Celtic folklore and sang celtic songs. It was a fantastic experience! He had never sat for anyone before and he did a marvelous job.

This was one of those paintings that has a wonderful memory for me.
Thanks, True!

Enjoy.
Tony

P.S. This painting is on display at the Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art

To read more about my model True... go to: True Thomas the Storyteller
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An unmistakable Pro! It's gorgeous, fresh and lush. Haunting color.

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Old 03-08-2005, 08:21 PM   #3
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Beautiful Tony!

I love the way you complemented the cool pinks of the skin with the olive tones in the hair.
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Hi Tony,

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Old 03-10-2005, 12:44 AM   #5
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I like this one, Tony. I think I'd like to know him.

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