Igor V. Babailov, Hon.RAA, KStA

Recent Official Portraits

Nelson Mandela

President of South Africa (1994-1999)

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

Nelson Mandela
Official Portrait Sketch from Life
(Graphite)
Presidential Collection: South Africa

Drawn fast from Life sitting by Igor Babailov at an official ceremony honoring Nelson Mandela with the Honorary Canadian citizenship in Ottawa, Canada. As a historic commemoration of the occasion, a copy of this life portrait was presented by Canadian Prime Minister to Nelson Mandela on behalf of the People of Canada.

Ottawa, Canada, November 19, 2001