Friday, August 4, 2017

Some Art References in Kehinde Wiley Show at OKC Museum of Art

Rubens, Philip II on Horseback

Van Dyck, Equestrian Portrait of Charles I 

David, Napoleon Crossing the Alps

Rigaud, Louis XIV (also with Van Dyck portrait of Charles I) 

Van Dyck, Charles I at the Hunt

Titian, Venus of Urbino (with references to other reclining nudes)

A whole lineup of (very small images of) Memling portraits 

Ingres, Odalisque with Slave 

Ingres, La Grande Odalisque 

Re: Girls in long white dresses: Whistler, Symphony in White No. 1 (!)

GQ article (2013) on Wiley's search for models in North Africa 

OKCMOA page, including video of artist's lecture at museum