Thursday, June 4, 2020


Do I have any business in this town? No! I do not!!
Are there any coffee/cocoa/etc. fields to buy? No, there are not!!!

Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Hum hum hum... Lisbon? Lisbon?? Hum hum hum... Lisbon... so what???

Sunday, May 31, 2020

794 Fado!

Listen to *Sempre que Lisboa canta* by Carlos Ramos.

Saturday, May 30, 2020


I begin to feel the taste!

Friday, May 29, 2020

Thursday, May 28, 2020


Ah! Yes...

Wednesday, May 27, 2020


Hum hum hum... How did that song go? Hum hum hum...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Boat under Moonlight

Silver point on coated paper; 14,5 x 10,5 cm / 5.7" x 4.1" inches

Sunday, May 24, 2020

Saturday, May 23, 2020


Never been there? Oh! You will love Lisbon!! Such a charming city!!! It has fine museums, beautiful gardens and, everywhere, a sweet scent of poetry...

Friday, May 22, 2020

Thursday, May 21, 2020


Aah... Lisbon! I can't wait to visit again!!
I have never been there.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020


Raffaellus, our ship, is now beyond Gibraltar and heading to Lisbon...

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Οὐρανός καὶ Γαῖα (Uranus and Gaea)

Testing colours on a rainy day
Watercolours on canvas board; 5 x 5 cm 2" x 2" inches.

Monday, May 11, 2020

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Drawing with Pierre :-)

Drawing with Pierre Sonnerat :-)

Canson Sketch Pad A4 21 x 29,7 cm - 8.3" x 11.7" - 90 g/m2 - 43 lbs; Pelikan Black Ink.

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Saturday, May 2, 2020


Sorry, Mr. Aré. I see bad news.

Friday, May 1, 2020

Thursday, April 30, 2020


Why did I agree to go on a cruise? I really do not know!

Wednesday, April 29, 2020


So, you want me to persuade your wife to disembark in Lisbon although you are headed to N.Y.C.

Yes. Please! She listens to Psychics. We have not yet passed Gibraltar and I am already bored to death!

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Monday, April 20, 2020

St. Peter's Dome (Thinking of Rome, 3)

Inks, pastels, graphite, watercolours, silver and gold on canvas board; 20 x 20 cm / 8" x 8" inches

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Friday, April 17, 2020

Thursday, April 16, 2020


You are... Jacques Aré De Andrade Amado e Saramago Pessoa Vaz De Camões! Please, take a seat.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020


May I... May I introduce myself? My name is...

Saturday, April 11, 2020


Mr TonY...? May I...?? May I come in???

Friday, April 10, 2020

Thursday, April 9, 2020


I have to find a way to hook them!

Wednesday, April 8, 2020


Yes, they are rich... but... are they interested in Magic? Hum Hum Hum...

Saturday, April 4, 2020


Thanks God! Two wealthy Crocs!! They will make my purse FAT!!!

Friday, April 3, 2020