DescriptionIn "Gilded Luminescence" André Romijn takes us on a mesmerizing journey through the realm of classic portraiture infused with a touch of modernity. As a master of evoking emotion through the delicate play of brushstrokes and colour palettes Romijn has once again proven his artistic prowess in this stunning piece. The first element that captivates the viewer's attention is the luxurious application of gold leaf. Romijn channelling techniques reminiscent of the Byzantine era and its religious iconography envelops the subject in an ethereal glow. The gold serves not merely as a backdrop but as a halo of reverence casting the portrait's subject into a realm of divinity. This choice is a testament to Romijn's understanding of art history and his ability to weave historical influences into contemporary pieces.