reading tolstoy

Reading Tolstoy

Size 11 cm x 6 cm

Acrylic on Arches paper


Exquisitely framed prints available

On a cool winter’s eve, the subject of this portrait sat quietly under a lamp, reading.

The scene represents the serenity and timelessness of a deep appreciation of the arts, literature and philosophy. The title of this miniature portrait can be interpreted as referring to the book. Or the sitter.

Reading Tolstoy was Highly Commended at Sydney Royal 2011.

The original was sold at exhibition and generated such interest that limited edition framed fine art prints were produced. To order, email the artist (

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