By James Shipton

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About this piece

Original charcoal drawing on paper by James Shipton

My works are heavily influenced by the art work of Degas and Gustav Klimt.
My desire is to capture the beauty of the female human form, whilst portraying human isolation (loneliness). I achieve this through a process of capturing reality through life drawing using charcoal sketches, breaking it down to deliver an impression of the human form (nude), whilst capturing the psychological complexity of the human nature through the portrayal of human isolation.
Following the breakdown of the human female nude, I use the sketches to the build and create paintings in oils.
Certificate of authenticity included.

Category Charcoal drawing
Subject Nudes & erotic
Substrate Paper
Materials Charcoal
Style Impressionistic
Dimensions 29.69 × 41 × 0 cm (unframed)
Framing This artwork is sold unframed
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James Shipton

I studied art and then went on to study medical science. My passion for art was re-ignited whilst studying the human anatomy. As a result I have followed my passion…

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