A preparation has first been applied : under the flesh,
this undercoat has a greenish colour according to the Italian tradition of the
The outlines are clear and the partition between the
colours are well marked.
A few quick and discontinuous brush strokes evoke the
hair. A very light white touch-up marks the bridge of the nose and the hollow of
the upper lip.
With a thicker texture, this white colour has dripped from the brush,
running down under the mouth.