Wednesday, March 19, 2008

...cajones gigantes....

Palma Il Giovane (c. 1548-1628)
Self-Portrait Painting the Resurrection of Christ, 1590s
Oil on Canvas, 126 x 96 cm
Brera, Milan

I got the book 500 Self-Portraits from Phaidon Press for my birthday from my brother and his wife. The sheer ego of this one punched me in my id and knocked my superego out cold. Learn mo' here.

His first year

These are some portraits I did of my son for his grandparents to commemorate his first birthday. These are just graphite on bristol board at 4x6.