Fantasy Quartet

This is based on an automatic drawing and given an expressionist treatment in acrylics.  Automatic drawing was popularized by the surrealists in the 1920ś.  The audience is bathed in a comforting blue haze.  The original drawing is posted below.  

Trio at the Palau, acrylics on canvas, 21 x 18 cm," 55 x 45 cm

Trio at the Palau, acrylics on canvas, 21″ x 18″,” 55 x 45 cm

Quartet drawing

Quartet drawing pen and ink

 


Quartet by Gary J. Kirkpatrick on Vango