Portrait of Miles Davis
Dave Burn lives in North London, UK. He took up painting and drawing again after a very long gap soon after his retirement. This is the third exhibition of his work since he started again and the first outside the UK. He works in pencil, charcoal, soft pastel, oil pastel and acrylic paint in a range of styles and subjects encompassing figurative work to abstraction.
This head and shoulders portrait of the jazz musician is based on a concert photograph. It is prepared in pencil and charcoal on paper and is 22.9 x 30.5 cm
It is mounted in a 30x 40 mcm frame and weighs approximately 0.85 kg framed