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.