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The Marquis de Sade and Laure by suburbanbeatnik The Marquis de Sade and Laure by suburbanbeatnik
Look, more 18th century people! Yes, it's my good friend the Marquis de Sade again, this time stepping out with his redheaded mistress, Laure de Lauris. This was another commission for the wonderful :iconjadexmara:, who, like the divine Marquis, is a person of the most discriminating taste.

The idea behind this pic was, de Sade and Laure are at a masquerade ball, dressed in costumes. Laure is all flowers and innocence, and de Sade is looking appropriately devilish.

I think Laure's hoops are my favorite part of this picture. You practically could hide a family of midgets under those things.
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:iconveronarmon:
Another good one
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suburbanbeatnik Dec 13, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks!
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:icondebbysh:
you have been featured: [link]

I'm preparing the third part of men wearing coats and waistcoats journal..
If you have other similar work and you want to have them featured you can send me the links ^^
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suburbanbeatnik Apr 17, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you for featuring me! :)
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:iconstrangeangel75:
They made /such/ a sweet couple! I think if he hadn't been forced into marriage against his will... well... anyway, a delightful portrait of them both and you so amazing work, as always. I have another unrelated commish coming your way as soon as I'm able, I hope! SO love your work! :)
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suburbanbeatnik Jun 23, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Another commission? Sweet! Would you like me to schedule you in next month? I'm raising funds for my move back to California, so that would come at a good time. :)
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:iconmarionmaymay:
you have such a beautiful style! :D
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suburbanbeatnik Nov 2, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you!
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:iconmaulla68:
I'm drawing the expression of great love marquez
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suburbanbeatnik Jul 20, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks!
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