M is for monotype

and for Michelangelo Merisi, the painter who was known as Caravaggio. His life, like his painting was big and brilliant and desperate. Filled with myth and mystery. I’m a big fan of his. Here are some studies I’ve done as homages.

Enjoy. Or if not,  have a scotch.

Tom Bennett

John in the Wild #1, 2010, monotype, 12″ x 12″

The Entombment, 2010, monotype, 12″ x 12″


7 Responses to “M is for monotype”

  1. Toni Tiller Says:

    i love them, especially the top one, but i am going to have a scotch anyway.

  2. marcus bodicus maximus Says:

    um, why scotch and not, say, ouzo, or jaegermeister, hmmm? or heroin?

  3. No scotch for me, thank you. they’re beauties, esp that top one.

  4. one of my favorites too. (I’m ejoying these interpretations and having a yerba mate too)

  5. Drink, for life is short!

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