Fifteen Minutes

  © by Jenness Cortez – Acrylic on mahogany panel, 24 by 18 inches Homage to: Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Silkscreen prints of celebrities created between 1964 and 1984. Clockwise from upper left: Michael Jackson, Chairman Mao, Jackie Kennedy, Elvis Presley,...

Charisma

  © by Jenness Cortez – Acrylic on mahogany panel, 20 by 15 inches Homage to: Jacques-Louis David (1748-1825) “Napoleon at the Saint Bernard Pass” 1801, Musée du Louvre, Paris     Painting can be viewed at J. Willott Gallery in Palm Desert,...

Spellbound

  © by Jenness Cortez – Acrylic on mahogany panel, 18 by 18 inches Homage to: Sandro Bottichelli (1445 – May 17, 1510) “The Birth of Venus” Uffizi Gallery, Florence, Italy     Painting can be viewed at J. Willott Gallery in Palm Desert,...

Awe

  © by Jenness Cortez – Acrylic on mahogany panel, 20 by 15 inches Homage to: Hans Holbein the Younger (1497-1543) “Portrait of Henry VIII” 1540, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica, Rome    ...

A Fair Wind

©by Jenness Cortez – Acrylic on mahogany panel, 18 by 24 inches Homage to: Winslow Homer (1836-1910) “Breezing Up” collection of the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC Photograph of Homer as a Student in Paris, 1866, photographer unknown U.S. Navy ship’s...

Homage to Sargent

© by Jenness Cortez – Acrylic on mahogany panel, 24 by 18 inches Homage to: John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) “The Daughters of Edward D. Boit” Paul Manship (1885-1966) “Atlanta” Bronze sculpture French gift clock, c.1900 Chinese ceramic jar, Yuan Dynasty...