Artworks and Artists

c. 1929
Varley, F.H.
oil on canvas
81.8 x 66.7 cm


Vera Weatherbie

Vera is one of many portraits Varley made of his student and friend Vera Weatherbie.

"When you paint a person well you are not yourself. You empty yourself of all preconceived ideas about the subject. As you look at the sitter you see the truth emerging in the face. All people are beautiful in one way or another."
Frederick Horsman Varley