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________________________________________ In the 15th and 16th centuries, paid soldiers who served the monarch of Germany, the Holy Roman Emperor, and others were known as Landsknecht (mercenary) units. Pikemen and foot soldiers, they eventually became the universal mercenaries of the Northern European Renaissance. ____________________________________________ Here we see a sumptuously-attired captain of the Guild of St. Maurice from Bavaria surveying his troops during a training exercise in a misty forest. ____________________________________________ Portrait in digital oils. The figure has been taken from an original photograph shot October 23, 2010; the background is taken from a photograph by artist Constance Widen. ________________________________________ This is an ART for Cancer Group image. 25% of all sales of this picture will be donated to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.
RC DeWinter, Fairfield, CT Member Since December 2008 Artist StatementHello and welcome to my portfolio on Imagekind. Here's a bit about me:
RC deWinter is a Connecticut writer/digital artist whose artwork has been published in many print and online journals, including, among others, The American Muse, Fine Art Photography, Poetry Nook, 2River View, Pink Panther, Official Feature Online Entertainment Magazine, Garden Tripod and also used as set décor on ABC-TV’s “Desperate Housewives." In 2013 Ms. deWinter she was one of six finalists for a Shorty Award, the national social media awards, in art. Ms. deWinter is honored to be the first digital artist invited to exhibit at the Arts of Tolland Gallery in Connecticut. Her 4-week solo exhibition was an unqualified success. Her poetry publication credits include The New York Times, Uno: A Poetry Anthology, 2River View, Another Sun, Pink Panther Magazine, Pilcrow & Dagger, Plum Ruby Review, Poetry Life and Times and numerous other print/online publications. If you enjoy my work, please spread the word, and thank you for stopping by.