The Beat – Jack Kerouac

The Beat - Jack Kerouac

This is another piece that I had originally done in my sketchbook.

The background is made up of typewritten sections of On The Road. I typed the words out on a 1936 Underwood typewriter- the paper is also from 1936.

Tidbit – the original copy of On the Road was written on a 120 foot scroll.

Jack Kerouac done in ink and marker. 

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5 thoughts on “The Beat – Jack Kerouac

  1. Very clever and arresting piece of work

  2. Thanks! Its been awhile since I have drawn/painted a face, so I’m glad it turned out ok.

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