Happy Herr Luther

I wanted to do a master copy of a portrait of Martin Luther.  It is not a very like copy.  LOL!  In the original painting, he is rather stern.  I thought I made him look a little happier.  My previous master copies have been more of paintings with charcoal.  This one is more of a drawing with pencils.

This is a very small drawing.  I usually make bigger ones.  This is 7×10 charcoal on grey paper.

Katharina Von Bora (Mrs. Martin Luther) painted by Lucas Cranach the Elder (circa 1546)

Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave. — Martin Luther

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