ATOMICA, 2018

Gouache and soft pastels on board

(90x118cm)

Private collection

Portrait of Debbie Harry of Blondie by Sara Captain. Blondie oozes sexiness while singing in a stylish one-shoulder dress during the shooting of the video for Blondie's hit 'Heart of Glass' from the iconic album 'Parallel Lines' - Sara Captain highlights what a positive icon Debbie Harry is - a strong, bold woman who exhides natural assiness and sexiness, effortlessly cool in her punkish attitude. Sara Captain's painting recalls Schiele's use of nfinished lines and is a masterclass in economy, using just a few colurs and a confident, expressive line drawing.

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