Gargoyl by jbcroke


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Added: Aug 16, 2001
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This fellow has been keeping watch between the pages of an old sketch book for a few years. Strangely, I think the smearing of the untreated graphite over time helped the picture out.

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jbcroke's picture

Thanks, Christine. He was always one of my favorites too (except for that left hand - nearly erased through the paper trying to find a decent one!) I'm glad I stumbled into him again.

griffingirl's picture

I agree about the smearing...what serendipidy. This is by far my fave; I dig the linework, and he truly has a feel of stone. The soft fade of the pedestal does exactly what you like: give focus to the figure while providing some context. Huzzah!

Art at its best.