What Is Truth - Original oil painting

What Is Truth - Original oil painting

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"What Is Truth?" features Bernice from the New Testament. Oil on panel, 24 in. x 27.625 in. Made in the USA. Categories: Al Young, Bernice, Figure, Oil painting, What Is Truth & Women of the Bible

What Is Truth - Original oil painting by Al Young

What Is Truth - Original oil painting

by Al Young

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What Is Truth?

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Spellbound by tenebrouse lighting

By Al R. Young What is Truth? was painted by the artist in the studios at Ben Haven.

dimensions (unframed width x height)
24 in. x 27.625 in.


Research begins — 2013 November
Composition begins — 2014 January
Brushwork begins — 2014 January
Painting completed — 2014 May

The inspiration for a painting can span many years.  For as long as I can remember, tenebrouse lighting has held me spellbound whether in painting, film, or daily life... Read more »

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Women of the New Testament by Camille Fronk Olson features illustrations from Al Young Studios

By Al R. Young Women of the New Testament by Camille Fronk Olson is the companion volume to Women of the Old Testament, published by Deseret Book in 2009.

The New Testament volume features fifty six illustrations from the Artists of Al Young Studios, listed here under the Studios' fine art collections and portfolios to which they belong.

From the Women of the Bible Fine Art CollectionFull-color details (cropped images) from the following 29 paintings appeared in the book (in the order in which they appear here)... Read more »

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Illustration: What Is Truth

By Al R. Young
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Al R. Young completes new oil painting - "What Is Truth"

By Al R. Young What Is Truth is the newest oil painting to be added to the line of original artworks from Al Young Studios.

Click here to see a larger image of the new painting, read the artist's commentary, and look at the selection of prints--if any are available.... Read more »

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