I might do a painting like this, but rather than painting a streak with a person. I'd paint a streak of emotions, or possibly things that have triggered sever emotions in my past. The paintbrush painting this caught my eye.
Incredible sketchbook watercolor paintings for The Hobbit.
cARTography: Old History and New Trends in Map Art - Elephant
Portraits sur cartes routières par Ed Fairburn - Journal du Design