An Italian painter....

An Italian painter....

Fantastic atmosphere with this one, Jim, with a kind of sombre and deeply thoughtful expression. It has a da Vinci feel about it. *smile* Bri

It does remind me of da Vinci too Jim- lovely loose sketch

This is Da Vinci surely. Whoever , a good portrait Jim.

Thanks for the kind comments; always appreciated. Much controversy still reigns in art circles as to whether the bearded man is a Da Vinci self portrait or not. We'll never really know, will we? (-:

It does look like da Vinci. I love the washes and textures, Jim. You've really created a piece that looks like it came out of da Vinci's time. Just fabulous!

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Might even be Vito Corleone's long lost ancestor. Nobody seems to know and opinions rage...meanwhile, here's a pencil and watercolour version of whoever it is..(- :

About the Artist
Jim Morris

I've reached 80 years young and love to paint and draw. Watercolours are my preference used also with line and wash. I paint or sketch something most days of whatever takes my fancy. Glad to have found this site. I don't feel I have a set painting style but I tend to go for impressionism rather…

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