Mexican Sitting on the Doorstep

2015. Acrylic on Masonite , 24" X 15"

Artist’s Note

Collection of Corrine, Montreal.

My wife and I were walking home from the Mask Museum when I spotted this man sitting and thinking on a doorstep. I had seen him before but never thought I'd try a painting of him.
The subject is difficult since there are no straight lines, many shadows and a lot of colour. I tried this in acrylic and am pleased with the result.
The old man sitting on the doorstep was known to many people. Unfortunately he died in 2016

Collection: San Miguel
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