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The Swing

February 8, 2013

Jean Honoré Fragonard was known for his remarkable facility in painting. I tried to learn something from this great master by attempting to recreate one of his pictures in oils (see below). During a recent trip to the Wallace Collection in London, I saw the original, up close. The Swing, After Fragonard, oil on panel, 11″x14″: