1729-1780...I saw a portrait of the man and looked him up. A fascinating character and I decided to do a sketch portrait version. Sadly, he died at only 51 (a year younger then my father) . Wikipedia has an interesting section on him.
About the Artist
I've reached 81 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…View full profile