Three little drawings

Three separate sparrowsThese are ink over sepia and venetian red watercolor.  They are on hand-made paper.  I meant them to be a set and when I put them up for sale, I will set pricing in an effort to keep them together.  My experience is that drawings like this go fast.  I bought the paper years ago and put it away until I came across a batch of it in a drawer.  There were a number of large sheets but only these three small sheets.  I don’t know their weight but they cannot be folded and they took the watercolor and ink very well.  As for the birds, the two on the left are sparrows of some type.  I saw very similar ones in a park recently.  The third, on the right, is an unknown species, found as I like to be, in northern climes where the air is clear and sharp. If I were to frame these, I would back mount them and set them recessed under glass so that the paper’s edges would show.  Real hand-made paper isn’t easy to find these days.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s