Pen and ink drawing of Rio de Janeiro. I temporarily set aside my beloved 0.25 Rotring rapidograph to experiment with a couple of different black pens for this piece and I really quite like the results. I was fascinated by the way that in this view the city is framed by the statue of Jesus and the protruding mountain on the left hand side of the image.

Eventually I think this drawing will be coloured but I’m still deciding how to approach it:

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