Everett Raymond Kinstler Portrait Set Item EK-220one Grand Prix™ Flat, size 12
This twenty (20) brush set includes Everett Raymond Kinstler's choice of brushes for portrait painting. Everett Raymond has selected the Grand Prix™ series finest white bristle brushes with long, interlocked and naturally flagged bristles and Renaissance™ pure red sable brushes:
seventeen (17) Grand Prix™ Filberts,
one each, sizes 0, 1, 10, 12,
two each, size 2
four each, sizes 4, 6
three each, size 8
one Renaissance™ Round, size 12
one Renaissance™ Flat, size 18
Everett Raymond Kinstler, NA, AWS has studied at the Art Students League, where he later taught.
Kinstler ultimately made the transition to portraitist, and soon established himself as one of the nation's foremost portrait painters. For over four decades, Kinstler also has devoted time to painting landscapes and watercolors.
Everett Raymond Kinstler has painted more than 40 cabinet officers, more than any artist in the country's history. Five Presidents — Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, George Bush and Bill Clinton have posed for him. His portraits of Ford and Reagan are the official White House portraits.
Among Kinstler's more than 500 portraits are such well-known celebrities and personalities as Carol Burnett, Tony Bennett, James Cagney, Betty Ford, Katharine Hepburn, Lady Bird Johnson, Paul Newman, Gregory Peck, John Wayne and Gene Hackman. Others include authors Arthur Miller, Tennessee Williams and Tom Wolfe; Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Harry Blackmun; Business leaders such as John D. Rockefeller lll; Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, U.S.Governors, 4 US Secretary's of State, and the presidents of universities and colleges including Brown, Harvard, Princeton, Smith, Wellesley, Williams and Yale.
Everett Kinstler is represented in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Butler Institute of American Art, Brooklyn Museum,etc.
Kinstler was honored with the Copley Medal from the National Portrait Gallery, its highest honor and the Portrait Society of America’s Gold Medal Award, also its highest honor.
Silver Brush selections created especially for Everett Raymond Kinstler include; Grand Prix™ Bristle, Renaissance™ Pure Red Sable and Silver Kolinsky™ Sable.
These sets contain selections that are ideal for painting in the three techniques that Kinstler has mastered and teaches.
Madison Art Shop is proud to bring you this contemporary great's personal selection of brushes in this set.