• Image of Under the Bracken (original art)
  • Image of Under the Bracken (original art)
  • Image of Under the Bracken (original art)

Under the Bracken is an original silverpoint drawing by Richard A. Kirk. 2020 6" x 5" on archival, plate finish art board. Silver point is a technique of drawing with silver wire on a prepared ground: see angled shot. Over time, the silver tarnishes, taking on a smoky hue. This technique has been used since the Renaissance and was a favorite of Albrecht Durer.