FEATURED BY IF IT DOESN’T BELONG GROUP – 18th March 2011
Another oldie from 1988, which may appeal to fans of hatching (view large please) . This is my version of Bubbles, a famous painting that J.E. Millais sold to Pears Soap to use as an advertisement. Maillais died in 1896, so unless I am very much mistaken his painting is now in the public domain, unless Pears soap extended the copyright, in which case I will remove my drawing if asked politely by Pears soap.
Here is Millais’ original, which I am sure most of you are familiar with:
…. and here is mine: