by Vincenzo Gemito 1911 (B&A)
The Getty Museum, Los Angeles.
Here is an image I worked on a long time ago and finally decided to share it here on G+. It is a gorgeous piece, one of my favorites at the museum.
To learn more about this piece, here is The Getty's official link;(The Getty provides a downloadable high resolution image for free) http://www.getty.edu/art/gettyguide/artObjectDetails?artobj=1336
♦ 1x1 Crop in LR
♦ Desaturated some areas within the piece
♦ Basic touch up to make the gold shine
♦ Exported to PS for a HPF (High Pass Filter)
♦ Brought back to LR for finishing touches
♦ and to darken the background.
Questions / Critiques / Followers are welcomed.