Belly Dancer with a Pearl Earring -- Beaded Whimsical Re-do of Classic Painting by Somogyiartsyhome.com: Product
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Product description:Based on Vermeer’s classic “Girl With a Pearl Earring,” my whimsical version features a very stylized, close-up pose of a belly dancer in long blond "dreads" and has beads, Swarovski crystals and pearls sewn onto the canvas and of course a pearl earring. Many tribal-style belly dancers wear long dreads when they perform, often made of yarn. 16" x 20" Acrylics with Swarovski crystals, pearls and other beads on 1.25" stretched canvas
 
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Belly Dancer with a Pearl Earring -- Beaded Whimsical Re-do of Classic Painting by Somogyi

$350.00 USD
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  • Product ID#: 209516.
  • Dimensions: 16.0" width x20.0" height x1.25" depth
  • Weight: 2
  • Materials: Acrylic, Beads, Canvas, Gemstone, Mixed Media
  • Subject: People
  • Style: Contemporary, Pop Art, Vintage
  • Colors: Blue, Brown

Artwork Description: Based on Vermeer’s classic “Girl With a Pearl Earring,” my whimsical version features a very stylized, close-up pose of a belly dancer in long blond "dreads" and has beads, Swarovski crystals and pearls sewn onto the canvas and of course a pearl earring. Many tribal-style belly dancers wear long dreads ...
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Artist Bio ~ I sign my work “Somogyi,” the ethnically-correct spelling of my Hungarian surname. ~ My education includes a B.A. in Theater as well as a Professional Certificate--Summa Cum Laude in Fashion Design. In 1987 one of my fashion designs won second prize in the "Suit of the Future" national design contest. ~ In 2014, at age 68, I turned my creative focus to drawing & painting and often create dimension in my art with fabric, apparel trim, feathers, jewelry, Swarovski rhinestones & beads, and paper collage. As a belly dancer, I spent...