Lyrical Expressionist Enamel Paintings

Girl On A Swing (After Fragonard*)

"äDoyen related, 'and finished by avowing that he was dying with a desire to have me make a picture, the idea of which he was going to outline. "I should like", Madame (pointing to his mistress) on a swing that a bishop would set going. You will place me in such a way that I would be able to see the legs of the lovely girl, and better still, if you want enliven your picture a little more..." from Charles CollÈ October 1767 *Jean-Honore Fragonard (1732-1806), The Swing, c1766

Enamel on canvas-board, 36 x 48, December 2005

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