Furthermore, as it's the 200th anniversary of the battle of Borodino, a painting by Vasily Vershchagin's of which the little big man's pose is taken from (see above). I figured it was a timely mini to paint. As always, click for bigger pictures.
Napoleon at rest
To be finally based with his faithful Mamluk bodyguard, Roustam Raza, his foot to rest on the drum.
|Roustam Raza, it'll be fun to paint all that filligree.|