Thursday, 16 September 2010
The African Boy from Saint Louis
(Above) The African Boy from Saint Louis
(width ?) cm x 16cm
Mixed media (Windsor & Newton indian ink, Daler Rowney FW acrylic ink, Caran d'ache Neocolour II water soluble wax crayons) on 100% cotton rag, acid-free paper.
This portrait started as a study of a ceramic head of an African, which is held in the collection of African art at the St Louis Art Museum. The museum's collection is available for viewing on-line at : http://stlouis.art.museum/emuseum/code/eMuseum.asp?lang=EN
Posted by Hannah Barnes at 07:24