3rd August 2020

cubistic portrait graphite pencil drawing advertisement of Loretta Young

Sold this art work to a Swiss collector through singulart.com

Sans titre – 27-09-18

Cubistic portrait colored pencil drawing of Tallulah Bankhead

In this drawing I tried to capture the edgy character of U.S. actress Talullah Bankhead and still bring softness to her face.

Sans titre – 21-04-18

Cubistic portrait graphite pencil drawing of Catherine Deneuve

When I saw a picture of a young Catherine Deneuve I immediately saw the potential for my roundism style.

Sans titre – 30-03-18

Cubistic portrait graphite pencil drawing of Marilyn Monroe

Following my previous sans titre drawing this one shows more clairobscur (chiaroscuro), giving it a rather impressionistic look.

Sans titre – 05-01-18

Cubistic portrait graphite pencil drawing of Vivian Leigh

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.

The sheik of Araby – 15-10-17

surrealistic desert graphite pencil drawing

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.

Mary Pickford – 13-09-17

cubistic portrait oil painting of Mary Pickford

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.

Sans titre – 05-05-17

Cubistic portrait graphite pencil drawing of Darja Collin

This one represents Darja Collin, fomer wife of J. Slauerhoff, a great dutch poet and writer of the 1930s.