Celebrating the birthday of Gustave Courbet , father of Realism Movement.
This blog features 10 paintings of the female portrait by the realist painter, Gustave Courbet (1819 ~ 1877)
Portrait of Jo The Beautiful Irish Girl
Portrait of a Spanish Lady, 1855
Female Nude with a Dog, Portrait of Leotine Renaude
Portrait of Laure Borreau
Also some of the written posts I have blogged.