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”Self Portrait” 10"x8" graphite pencil on canvas
by Lee Gordon Seebach

I did this drawing in the late 70s from of photo of me painting in a forest near Chicago. I originally intended to paint in oil over this drawing on canvas but decided that it was complete in itself.

I had been studying the work of Norman Rockwell and how he would make a finished drawing and then paint his illustration over it. In this case, I didn't have the heart to cover my drawing with paint. I'm glad I didn't.

"Happiness: the full use of your powers along lines of excellence."

- John F. Kennedy

My website: Seebach Fine Art

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Nice Painting! Congratulations!

seems to be very wonderful @chessmonster nice work

detailed art work on the canvas this seems super amazing

Beautiful and wonderful at the same time its so nice dear @chessmonster

Amazing Photos
With success

wao beatifull draw o.o

Very nice drawing. I like the texture of the canvas, but it can be a pain to get the shape right on some of the small details. I am following for more.

Wonderful work there thanks for sharing :)

Master in drawing, the essence of art is already seen here @chessmonster.