dimensions: 6" x 9"
media: Pen & Ink / Gouache
paper: Strathmore Bristol, Vellum
Drawn for the recently re-launched Fray Quarterly Magazine, for their Busted! True Stories of Getting Caught in the Act issue. It was either draw this hand, or submit the shockingly true story of how I invented the nickel.
You see, back in the twenties, the US only minted pennies and dimes — but most bordellos charged five cents or more. So it seems ol' Warren Harding got it in his head that...
The hand has been recently seen on baggage.