There is a saying: Lay Down Like a Dane, Absalon was not one of those Danes.
FIRST draft to a larger painting. Drawing and water color, 28 x 40 cm / 11 ×15 Inches
Sketch, to the Painting ABSALON’S CASTLE and Thorvaldsen museum at Gammel Strand Copenhagen. A creation of a specific image or series of images, forming the whole or part of a composition intended to be completed by adding pigment color (paints, colored inks, etc). This denotes a completed stand-alone autonomous work.