Works of Art
John Wissemann Persian Illumination Colored Pencil Drawing
John Wissemann (American, 20th century) Pesian Illumination. Colored Pencil Drawing on linen depicting turbaned gentleman paying tribute to a seated royal. The work is unsigned, 40 × 29 inches, framed: 46 1/2 × 34 × 1 inch.
Note: Wissemann is a contemporary artist from Maine who derives his inspiration from art history, including all cultures, periods and styles. This work, which is rendered entirely using colored pencils, was created during his exploration of Persian illuminated manuscripts.