Just a quick sketch of Louise Brooks, moviestar and celebrity of the 1920s and 1930s.
Sold this art work to a Swiss collector through singulart.com
In this drawing I tried to capture the edgy character of U.S. actress Talullah Bankhead and still bring softness to her face.
When I saw a picture of a young Catherine Deneuve I immediately saw the potential for my roundism style.
Following my previous sans titre drawing this one shows more clairobscur (chiaroscuro), giving it a rather impressionistic look.
Seeing a photo of 1930s moviestar Myrna Loy reminded me of why I like this kind of photography so much.
A new one in the sans titre series depicting Gone with the Wind actress Vivian Leigh. I like her cool looking appearnce hiding a turmoil of complex emotions, wandering from depression, alcoholism to briljant actorship and back, ending in her death by tuberculosis.
I always love this jazz song and when listening to jazz doing my nudes in my apartment I made the connection all of a sudden, as I often do between visual art and music.
This is the painting based on a previous drawing ‘Sans titre – 25-10-16’ depicting Mary Pickford, one of the first female leading ladies in movie history.
This one represents Darja Collin, fomer wife of J. Slauerhoff, a great dutch poet and writer of the 1930s.