Louis Armstrong, 1953, oil on canvas, 16×12 inches.
Based on reference image from Wikimedia Commons. Photograph by World-Telegram staff photographer, New York World-Telegram and Sun collection at the Library of Congress. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Louis_Armstrong_restored.jpg
Madhubala, oil on canvas, 12×16 inches
Reference image from the Wikimedia commons.
Rabindranath Tagore, oil on canvas, 12×16 inches. #oilpainting #grisaille #portraitpainting #headstudy #figurativeart #fineart #rabindranath #rabindranath_tagore
Reference image: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Valued_images_by_topic/People/Writers#/media/File:Rabindranath_Tagore.jpg
Study in Oil – Claude Monet 1899. Oil on canvas, 12×16 inches.
Reference photograph by Gaspard-Félix Tournachon known by the pseudonym Nadar: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Claude_Monet_1899_Nadar_crop.jpg
Extended gestures in oil on manila paper, 38×28 inches.
Closeups of the gestures:
Study in oil on canvas, 30×40 cm.
Study in graphite on copier paper, 8.5×11 inches.