Portrait of My Uncle, Joseph P. Allen IV

  • Title: Portrait of My Uncle, Joseph P. Allen IV
  • Medium: Oil on Canvas
  • Size in Centimeters: 60 x 80
  • Year: 2013
  • Made in: Rome, Italy
  • Collection of Joseph P. Allen IV

My third attempt at the BP National Portrait Gallery competition (2014).  Given the poetic paradox between medium and subject matter (oil-portrait-meets-astronaut), I thought my chances were good.  Again rejected.

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