108 hours to complete. 1000's of ink dots were laid down using the stippling technique with pigment colour fibre tip ink pens. This portrait of Queen Elizabeth has bold Chinese influences. In reference to the 156 years of British Imperialism rule in China which ended in 1997. Known as the Opium Wars.

The technique is pointillism, stippling and tattoo art on 300 gsm Arches paper.



30 cm x 48cm 

Imperial Monarch - Original