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''Pleased to meet you.'' by myst-walker-in-gray ''Pleased to meet you.'' by myst-walker-in-gray
(Full title which would not fit: '';Pleased to make your acquaintance.")

Here I have a Marquis de Lafayette/Alexander Hamilton drawing as requested by both :iconjestana: and lacecravat from Livejournal.

I just love how Lafayette (guy on the right) turned out. Rather elegant even though his hand was a royal pain to draw. Hamilton (guy on the left) turned out okay, but for some reason his hair kind of reminded me of Thomas Jefferson (which is rather funny since Hamilton and Jefferson couldn't stand each other). Eh, I'll see if I can do a better job with him next time.

Medium: 0.7 mm mechanical pencil, Micron pen 01, and some colored pencil.
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ashleyjordan Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Is Lafayette's outfit based on the Liberty's Kids design :D? I just remember that necklace and all. It's nice to see him of course and I do think he would kiss everyone, on the hands and cheeks when being introduced-don't start the goodbyes!
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jamberry Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2008
!!!

O...M....G.... Colonial slash!?!?!? Drooltastic! I LOVE Alexander Hamilton. It's so geeky.... at my job I like it when I get ten-dollar bills because I get to see young and handsome Alexander. The only person I possibly love more than Hamilton is Lafayette. What a handsome Frenchman he was! And noble, and romantic, and selfless, and... Oh, it's love. :heart: :heart: :heart: Lovely job on this. You couldn't have picked a better subject. :D
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gregangel23 Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2008
ooh, so cute! Hamilton does look a bit like Jefferson...Hehe. This picture is very very adorable, as Lafayette always is. lol
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TheDauphine Featured By Owner May 13, 2008
CUTENESS! ^-^
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Sir-Crazee-of-Wee Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2007   Writer
It's Lafayette! :glomp: He looks so elegant ^^
But -- excuse my ignorance -- why is he with Hamilton?
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myst-walker-in-gray Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2007
Thank you! I have always been fond of the dear Marquis. :D

During the American Revolution Hamilton and Lafayette both served in the American army under George Washington and became very dear friends. Even after Lafayette went back to France, he and Hamilton kept up a healthy correspondence.
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Sir-Crazee-of-Wee Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2007   Writer
Ah, that makes sense. ^^ Thanks for filling me in.
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myst-walker-in-gray Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2007
No problem! :)
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sasoriza-chan Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2006
Sweetness ^_^
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myst-walker-in-gray Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2006
Thanks!
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