Rob’s paintings for the Principle Gallery Small Works show

It is always fun to see what comes out of Rob’s studio. This weekend he finished two small pieces for the Small Works show, opening at The Principle Gallery in Alexandria, Virginia this Saturday, December 1st.

“Menippus”, inspired by the famous Velasquez painting of the ancient satirical philosopher at the Prado.  oil on canvas, 8″x10″

Surprised Satyr, a classic “capriccio” study inspired by Bellini’s mythological paintings. oil on panel, 11″x14″