Rebecca Szeto's Historical Art Pieces are Incredibly Detailed

By: Jana Pijak - Dec 15, 2014
References: rebeccaszeto & joquz
Rebecca Szeto's series of Paintbrush Portraits recreates historical art works in a whimsical way. The artist's imagery pays tribute to a range of iconic paintings including Vermeer's 'Girl With the Pearl Earring'.

Based in San Francisco, Rebecca Szeto references historical art in her latest series that also doubles as a set of detailed sculptures. Using different paint brushes as he medium of choice, the artist recreates iconic canvases and assigns specific paint tools to match with each specific painting's medium.

Her works are detailed and impressive, translating popular subject matter and imagery in an unexpected way. Fans of art history will love this set of whimsical and lifelike paintbrush portraits. Overall, Rebecca Szeto's affinity for detail and precision is showcased through her dynamic series.