Paintings of more traditional style portraits and also going beyond that to create a new work where the identity of the sitter is not always the primary focus and where it becomes abstract realism. See also SBBoursot’s Instagram or Facebook for more charcoal portraits, paintings and sketches.
For my charcoal portraits, I use vintage photographs and portray them in a more contemporary way. They are like ghosts from the past, ethereal compositions as if the faces are formed in smoke.
Originals can be purchased directly or via various online galleries, see the FAQ page for details. Private commissions may be taken, pricing dependent on materials and size, with average price of 190€ for a charcoal portrait on paper (320€ on canvas) and 380€ for a painted portrait on canvas. Contact directly for any further information, no obligation.