Description This charcoal is from a series of life studies. The subject had an proudness about her that I have attempted to capture. The minimalistic rendering of everything but the facial details is a nod to the life drawings of Holbein and Ingres.
Michael Jarvis, Portland, Oregon Member Since March 2007 Artist Statement Michael Jarvis is an English artist currently residing in Portland, Oregon. Michael trained at the Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, University of Cambridge, England, and University of California at Davis, where he received his PhD.
Art for Ape's Sake! (20% of all sales goes to support The Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project to help save gorillas in the wild)