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Life in the Shadow of Giants by Techta Life in the Shadow of Giants by Techta
Was just doodling at 1:00 AM and this came out of my sleepless stupor. I have to say it is the cutest picture of John Adams I've ever done. >.>

So yeah thats Jefferson in the background and Adams in the front. You could take the script literally or metaphorically. I intended it to portray how Adams knew even in his lifetime that he would be little remembered for the part he played in history. Then the literal fact that he is shorter than Jefferson, and Washington for that matter. But that was not the intended meaning lol.

Was listening to Jesus Christ Superstar "Gethsemane" when i drew this.
Tecna-assassin13 Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
So true....the fact that he is literally smaller and little remembered in history is kind of sad.
CallThePatentOffice Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2010
this is why im so thankful for the john adams hbo series!
Techta Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Yessshhhhh =DDD
*bows to the HBO series*
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