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Airborne

'Airborne' is a photo-realistic, original, graphite pencil drawing on bright white Bristol board, depicting a charging rhinoceros calf. My reference photograph was provided by Paul Sherman who managed to capture the young rhino with all four feet off the ground. Such a great shot! I felt compelled to make a drawing from it (with his kind permission)

 

I find rhino skin along with elephant, really challenging to draw and it takes a lot more time and work than fur or hair, but I do love a rhino or elephant, especially a calf. I think the result was worth the effort.

 

Measuring approximately 11 x 15.5 inches, this drawing is presented in a white mount within a complimentary 3/4 inch square section, distressed silver gilt frame, to a total size of about 17 x 21.5 inches, ready to hang. It is signed on the front and will be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.

 

Medium: Graphite pencils on Bristol board

 

Image Size: 11 x 15.5 inches

 

Framed Size: 17 x 21.5 inches

 

Price:  £375

 

Postage to a UK address is free. For international shipping, please contact me for a quote. An example price for the USA is approximately £45 but will vary depending on size and weight of package.

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Framed

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Moulding detail

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Art in Context

This image has been digitally constructed for display purposes and is not to exact scale.

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Detail view

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