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Studies: Man Ray’s Le Beau Temps by Jzin Teng

I was fascinated by Man Ray’s Le Beau Temps and decided to devour it to understand its hold on me. This piece by me is now available for sale on this link: CastleofCostaMesa.Com 

The original by Man Ray.

Man Ray. Le Beau Temps. Oil on canvas. Surrealism

Man Ray. Le Beau Temps. Oil on canvas. 210 by 200cm. 82.75 by 78.25 inches. 1939 Paris.

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Here was my study, painted in 2000 in California, USA.

140527 Le Beau Temps Man Ray study by Jzin 2

This piece is visually exciting and emotionally soothing to me. It reminds me that anything goes. Anything in my mindscape that can be communicated/painted is real. I find that liberating.


140527 Detail of man. Le Beau Temps Man Ray study by Jzin

Ah! What a fun piece. – Jzin

Figure/ Life Drawing

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140131 Detail of torso, with logo.Yoni the Jew with scimitar. Life model academic nude at FMA studio, Costa Mesa

Master Studies

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130315 Bacchus et Ariadne by Jzin Teng 1998. Detail Laocoon

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Jzin’s Paintings

My paintings.

130315 Feb 2012 Entrails of the Polite One by Jzin Teng. Acrylic on dry watercolor paper red clouds. square cropped with logo

Jzin’s Handwork/ Crafts: Castle of Costa Mesa

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seahorse and mermaids square cropped

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