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Captain Phillip

Cover art for this week's Australian Spectator magazine depicts Captain Arthur Phillip: Australia's first Governor and settler. 'Captain Arthur Phillip' illustration for The Spectator Australia. Illustration © Anton Emdin 2012. All rights reserved.

The publication coincides with Australia Day, and the article I illustrated asked why the city Phillip founded is void of landmarks commemorating him.

Below is the sketch, in the original template...

'Captain Arthur Phillip' illustration (sketch) for The Spectator Australia. Illustration © Anton Emdin 2012. All rights reserved.

...But it looks like the mag has changed its cover design slightly this year. See the published cover, below:

'Captain Arthur Phillip' illustration for The Spectator Australia. Illustration © Anton Emdin 2012. All rights reserved.

It's out today - grab a copy!

Thanks for stopping by.

Anton