Celebrate creativity 💭  ·  12% off $750+ code: CREATIVE12  ·  15% off $1000+ code: CREATIVE15  ·  Ends 24th October
  Celebrate creativity 💭  
12% off $750+ code: CREATIVE12
15% off $1000+ code: CREATIVE15
Ends 24th October
  Celebrate creativity 💭  
12% off $750+ code: CREATIVE12
15% off $1000+ code: CREATIVE15
Ends 24th October

Artist's description:

This drawing has been inspired by the Scottish Poet "Robert Burns" (1759-1796) and to celebrate Burn's Night, tonight, 25th January 2018, and by the work by Nasmyth portrait of 1787 in the Scottish National Portriat Gallery (second last image).

In this version, I have replaced a the typical Oval of the Victorian/Gerogrian era with the shape of a Giant Haggis thats a tradition that's eaten during Burn's Night.

In the composition, I have used a drawing "scribble" technique, with Pop Art colours (suggesting Haggis is made of more modern sweet ingredients), giving a more Modern feel, with nod back to the past, opposite & contrasting, with the single line portrait of the black & white profile of "Robert Burns".

This work has been inspired by the recent television programme, “The Big Painting Challenge” (on BBC One TV in the UK) in which amateur Artist would make Art with the aid of trained professionals.

This work is part of the Male Series from Retro Icons of film, music etc. from A to Z starting with "B"s as in "Robert Burns"

A5 50g Paper on A5 200g Paper Signed and Dated

Image on Left is Artist Proof NFS
Image on Right is For Sale

Materials used:

A5 Paper

Drawing Project: Robert Burns and the Giant Haggis (2018)

$126.43

  • Artwork description
  • Returns and refunds
    We want you to love your art! If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase you can return it free within 14 days, no questions asked. Learn more
  • Artist Reviews (6)
  • Make an offer on this artwork

This artwork is sold by Vincent Artist from United Kingdom

×
Would you like 10% off?