Distorted Flemish Portrait

Caitlin, Age 15

  • Print
  • Aluminium faced drypoint on cartridge paper
  • A4 portrait

In my drypoint, I etched a subject inspired by Flemish portraiture, with a poised posture and wearing clothing which would have been expensive, contrasting it with an unusual and unattractive expression, created through distorting the face with elastic bands.

Currently on free display at the RA