Fizzer caricature portrait

By Derek Gray

Fizzer caricature portrait

This is actually the first ‘head and shoulders only’ caricature I have drawn for a private commission and I loved doing it. It gives more of a portrait feel than when, as is usually the case,  many details of the subject’s life are added to the picture.
“Just a short message to thank you for the caricature you painted of my mum. I picked it up today and it is beautiful! It is just wonderful how you have managed to capture her personality from only a few photos, portraying her large earlobes and slight overbite affectionately, which I’m delighted about as they are distinctive features of her face. I don’t think good art needs background signifiers giving clues as to who the person is and I’m very glad I asked for a ‘European’ style caricature - not only does it highlight the ‘energy’ of her face but also the time and care you’ve taken with the portrait.”
Andrea Doran


  • portrait
  • original
  • unusual
  • wedding
  • special
  • mother
  • birthday
  • gift
  • exhibition
  • caricature
  • brother
  • present
  • husband
  • father
  • retirement
  • fizzers
  • gray
  • caricatures
  • mum
  • derek
  • occasion
  • gifts
  • uncle
  • dad
  • presents
  • weddings
  • birthdays
  • retirements
  • occasions
  • invitations

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  • bank transfer
  • check (cheque)
7 x 29 cm
watercolour, acrylic, pencil
8 Years ago

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(ruler scale: 2m  -  6'6")

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About the artist

Self Portrait
Derek Gray

Commercial art - storyboards, caricatures, comic strips, illustrations


164 works in drawingsillustration

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member for 11 Years


Glasgow United Kingdom
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