Mary Jane Ansell
Mary Jane Ansell is a very talented oil painter from Brighton, UK. Her subject is most often young women highly stylized with haute couture and classical portraiture.
Her 2013 solo show Liberty Rests shows off her incredible talents. According to Ansell, her work is influenced by “a multitude of inspirations, from classical portraiture to the world of haute couture and with an appreciation for a refined technique that invokes the past but with a resolutely modern viewpoint.”