Monday, February 11, 2008

Pantalone ACEO


ACEO, 2.5 x 3.5 inches, watercolor and gouache, 2008
Pantalone is another stock character of the Commedia dell'arte. His character is a vecchia, an older person and upper class, usually rich and greedy and often libidinous.

2 comments:

Loredana said...

Mark, for sure I couldn't imagine you knew Pantalone, but can you tell me who's under the mask... Maybe George Clooney? His eyes and lips suggest him to me! A wonderful expression, terrific artwork!

Erika Nelson said...

I love his hairstyle and that nose, hmmmmm... very interesting.