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Portraits

woman with hat
Oil , Painting

Woman with hat

Woman with hat. An Alla Prima oil on paper on wood panel

Reading a book
Oil , Painting

Reading a book

Portrait in oil of a woman reading a book, in one of the secluded corners of her extensive garden.

Woman with scarf by andre romijn
Oil , Painting

Woman with scarf

Portrait in oil of a pensive woman with scarf against a grey-green background.

Portrait of Giuditta
Oil , Painting

Portrait of Giuditta

Portrait in oil of a woman with flaming hair against an abstract green backdrop.

La Fioraia
Oil , Painting

La Fioraia

Portrait of a flowergirl with beautiful red peonies, 'La Fioraia'.

Donna con ventaglio
Oil , Painting

Donna con ventaglio

Original artwork by André Romijn. Portrait in oil and cold wax of a woman with fan enjoying a Summer afternoon in her private garden.

Louise Julie de Maille-Nesle
Oil , Painting

Louise Julie de Mailly-Nesle

Inspired by a painting of Alexis Grimou, this is the portrait of Louise Julie de Mailly-Nesle, comtesse de Mailly.

Stage performance by andre romijn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Stage Performance

Portrait in oil and cold wax of an operasinger, just ready to perform her aria of one of the greatest classical opera's.

Nell Gwynn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Nell Gwyn

Portrait of 'Nell Gwyn', mistress of Charles II, inspired by a study of Sir Peter Lely.

Flora
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Flora

With Spring in the air it's only a matter of time to present 'Flora', an original artwork by André Romijn.

Still waiting by Andre Romijn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Portrait “Still Waiting”

This youg lady is waiting, but for what? The end of the pandemic? Waiting for her appointment? Waiting for…?

Persephone
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Portrait of Persephone

Portrait of Persephone, or Proserpina or Proserpine in Latin, was the daughter of Zeus and wife of Hades.

Eyes are the window to the soulAndré Romijn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Eyes are the window to the soul

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a very confident woman, titled 'Window to the Soul'.

La devota bellezza
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

La devota bellezza

"La devota bellezza". Detail of a painting by il Sassoferrato with a modern twist.

In Flanders Fields andre romijn 2021
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

In Flanders Fields

The title of this artwork by André Romijn relates to the famous poem 'In Flanders Fields' written by Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae in 1915.

White Hat
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

White Hat

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a woman wearing a white hat, enjoying a nice Summer day at the beach.

Solitude by andre romijn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Solitude

Solitude, the title of this portrait was painted during the current pandemic.

Beatrice Dante pianting by Andre Romijn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Beatrice, the principal inspiration for Dante Alighieri

Portrait in oil and cold wax of Beatrice, the principal inspiration for Dante Alighieri.

Gloria painting by andre romijn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Gloria

Portrait of Gloria, looking to her left, in oil and cold wax on paper on multi-panel wood.

Undine André Romijn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Undine

Undine, a mythical creature from the past, seems to ponder, focusing on the water lily in her hand.

GAIA André Romijn Artist portrait painter
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Gaia

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a woman en profile representing Gaia.

Lucia Andre Romijn painting
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Lucia

"Lucia", Portrait painting in oil and cold wax on paper on wood panel, 38x29 cm.

Head of a young girl
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Head of a young girl

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a girl, inspired by an attributed 17th Century painting by Jacob van Oost the Elder.

La Serenissima January 2021
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

La Serenissima

"La Serenissima" is a portrait in oil and cold wax of a serene looking woman, against a moonlit see and sky.

Second Thoughts woman portrait
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Second thoughts

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a young woman. With her thoughts miles away, she is adjusting the shoulder strap of her white dress. Is she ready for her wedding, or not....?

Rose hips
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Rose hips

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a woman with a original hairstyle with colourfull rose hips!

Return to Ithaca
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Return to Ithaca

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a Greek woman looking forward to the return of her loved one.

Africa painting
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Looking at “Africa”

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a young woman from Europa, looking forward to the future. Part of a diptych "There is a sea between us".

Europa painting
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Looking at “Europa”

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a young woman from Africa, looking forward to a new future. Part of a diptych "There is a sea between us".

Pink clouds
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Pink clouds

Portrait in oil and cold wax of a woman in pink clouds, with her mind miles away...

venice portrait
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Portrait of Laetitia of Venice

Portrait in oil and cold wax of Laetitia looking to her right against a backdrop of the lagune of Venice.

Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Seven steps to enlightenment

Portrait of a young woman in a room flooded by light from outside and a lamp hanging from the ceiling. A ladder rest against the wall ladder.

Thousand wishes and more by Andre Romijn
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Thousand wishes and more…

A pensive young woman sitting in the fields, blowing softly to release the seeds of a dandelion

André Romijn portrait painter
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Portrait of Elvira

Portrait study of Elvira.

Mimosa portrait
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Mimosa

Portrait study of a young woman holding a bouquet of Mimosa against a fresco painted wall somewhere, sometime in Pompeii.

André Romijn portrait painter
Cold wax medium , Oil , Painting

Portrait of Hestia

Hestia was the virgin goddess of the hearth and daughter of the Titans Cronus and Rhea

Oil , Painting

Study of portrait of Anna Obolenskaya after Carolus-Duran

Study of portrait (detail) of Anna Obolenskaya after Carolus-Duran.

vincenzo irolli
Oil , Painting

Study of portrait after Vincenzo Irolli

Study of portrait of a girl after Vincenzo Irolli.

Study of Miss Eleanor Urquhart after Raeburn
Oil , Painting

Study of Miss Eleanor Urquhart after Raeburn

Study of Miss Eleanor Urquhart (detail) after Sir Henry Raeburn.

The Swan Song by André Romijn
Oil , Painting

The Swan song

Painting of a ballerina desperately looking into a new world without an audience, navigating into the unknown...

oil portrait painting André Romijn
Oil , Painting

Once upon a time…

Oil painting of a girl reading a book, looking up left.

Oil , Painting

Portrait of a young woman

Portrait in oil of a young woman. 

Guercino-Astrologia
Oil , Painting

Study of Astrologia after Guercino

Study of personification of 'Astrologia' after Giovanni Francesco Barbieri better known as Guercino. 

portrait woman andre romijn
Oil , Painting

Do keep your distance

Portrait of a woman painted in the era of COVID-19. How to meet and make new friends when social distancing is in place?

SHEMYAKIN
Acrylic

Sketch after Shemyakin

Acrylic sketch of portrait of Vera, after an oil painting of Mikhail Fedorovich Shemyakin.

Woman in black by Andre Romijn
Oil , Painting

Portrait of woman in black

Portrait of woman in black

Girl with yellow shawl
Oil , Painting

Girl with yellow shawl

Portrait of a girl with yellow shawl.

A soldier on horseback after Anthony van Dyck
Oil , Oil sketch

A soldier on horseback after Anthony van Dyck

I love the movement and the aspects of light, which makes this original painting very lively.

Oil , Painting

Study of portrait after Rembrandt

Study of portrait study of a young man after (self-portrait Rembrandt van Rijn).

Un cantante sacro, a study after Antonio Mancini
Oil , Oil sketch

Un cantante sacro, a study after Antonio Mancini

Un cantante sacro, a study after the Italian painter Antonio Mancini.

Oil sketch of a female portrait after Bouguereau
Oil , Oil sketch

Oil sketch of a female portrait after Bouguereau

Oil sketch of a female portrait by Andre Romijn after Bouguereau

Fading past, portrait of a woman by andré romijn
Acrylic , Painting

Fading past

Inspired by a visit to the exhibition 'Donne' in the Galleria d'Arte Moderna in Rome.

Oil , Painting

Study of portrait after Henry Raeburn

Study of the Hon. Mrs. Grant of Kilgraston after Henry Raeburn

Acrylic , Painting

San Gimignano – One for sorrow, two for joy

Inspired by a visit to San Gimignano in Tuscany. The doorpost of one of the frescoed room of the Palazzo Comunale shows two magpies.

Bride to be...or not to be
Oil , Painting

Bride to be…or not to be?

Portrait of woman; bride to be...or not to be?

Batsheba Willem Drost
Oil , Painting

Study of Bathsheba after Willem Drost

A study of Bathsheba after Dutch Golden Age painter Willem Drost, student of Rembrandt van Rijn

The scent of magnolia by André Romijn
Oil , Painting

The scent of magnolia

Portrait of a woman, enjoying the blossom fragrance of magnolia.

Oil , Painting

Portrait of Elizabeth Campbell after Henry Raeburn

Study of the portrait of Elizabeth Campbell, Marchesa di Spineto, after Sir Henry Raeburn. One of my favourite painters and painting!

san gimignano
Acrylic , Painting

San gimignano – To the point

Inspired by a visit to San Gimignano in Tuscany. The Palazzo Comunale exhibits a late thirteenth-century fresco cycle depicting tournaments of knights.

Oil , Oil sketch

Study of portrait of a man after Anthony van Dyck

Study of portrait study of a man, looking left, after an unfinished oil painting or oil sketch by Anthony van Dyck.

Oil , Painting

Study of a woman after Karoly Brocky

A study of a portrait of a young woman after the Hungarian painter Karoly Brocky.