This time I wanted to paint a child portrait, giving it a subtle, yet sad meaning. That's the outcome.
I made this piece mainly to test my patience in painting fabrics... I doubt I will repeat this experiment anytime soon, the details drove me crazy ;)
The face closeup and some progress shots:
Since I don't want this thread to be too image intense, here are the links to two other progress shots:
I used three references for this piece, you can view them here (the second is a still from "The Last Emperor" movie):