Allegorical Sketchbook Drawings

Close-up with Man brain allegorical drawing by Sveta Dorosheva

Specializing in book art, Sveta Dorosheva illustrates characters and worlds inspired by fairy tales, folklore and mythologies. She is also fascinated with Medieval emblemata and bizarre-grotesque imagery, and that tends to transpire to her many of her drawings. The images included within post are part of a new series titled “Allegorical Miniatures,” which were inked by hand in a A5 notebook.

Man with Brain allegorical drawing by Sveta Dorosheva Stairs and Door allegorical drawing by Sveta Dorosheva Door with stairs and keys allegorical drawing by Sveta Dorosheva allegorical drawing by Sveta Dorosheva allegorical drawing by Sveta Dorosheva Tradition woman allegorical drawing by Sveta Dorosheva Traditional woman allegorical drawing by Sveta Dorosheva
Artwork © Sveta Dorosheva

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