Charcoal study of a cast of an ear. This is the last assignment I will do at the Academy of Realist Art. For the time being, at least. I’m out of money and have to return to Norway.
Another one of my copies of Charles Bargue’s drawings. This one is little special since his drawing is actually a copy of a Hans Holbein drawing. I used Carbon pencils for this drawing.
This is my second long pose life drawing done at the academy. The first time I attempted a long pose drawing was just after I started at the academy and I barely managed to finish rendering an arm before the time was up. I found all the measuring and the materials to be extremely challenging …
Master copies in graphite pencil after french artist Charles Bargue: