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A3, pastel on paper. I love this way of obtaining in-between shades by optically mixing two or more colors - the retina tends to interpret a mix of the different colored strokes (which are laid cross-wise or in parallel) as a tertiary color. In case anyone is interested, here's more on this technique in Figure Stack (my figure blog)
Fig reference by courtesy of Cable9tuba in DA. Many thanks for viewing, please see this is Full Size.