Monday, April 7, 2014

1937




1937


The reference for the sketch was a school photo of mom at fifteen.
6”x 8” ink on toned grey paper

13 comments:

  1. Bonjour cher Anthony,
    Quel beau et gracieux portrait !... Il y a tant d'émotion, délicatesse et de finesse qu'il en est très précieux. Très BEAU.
    Gros bisous et merci pour votre très gentil message, cela me touche.

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  2. She looks so happy, so sweet and lovely it must touch your heart, and squeeze, it must have been difficult yet oh so easy, \i'm having so much trouble with this new laptop, \i want to cry, so \i decided what the heck, \i,ll try a name and if it appears, yeah me ;)

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    1. She is happy even now, most of the time.
      Thank you
      What the heck, a good decision, enjoy the day.

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  3. Love the sketch. Nice to hear about your mom's happy personality.

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  4. She is so beautiful. I love the way her smile lights up her entire face...and those eyes...they are so alive!
    Fabulous :)

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    1. I’m planning on doing more of these at different ages. In her 90’s now, she still lights up the room.
      Thank you

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  5. As always, your wonderful way with ink and your mom is adorable - an unbeatable combination!

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