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Sunday, February 7, 2010

February 7 Trompe l'oeil Scene





I rather liked the color scheme of yesterday's painting. I used the same colors today on a much larger winter scene. This is an out of the ordinary shape which called for a painted frame since it would be difficult to find one to fit. I've done trompe l'oeil on walls in homes around the area; including mine. It's a fun wall treatment but since this one is on hardboard, it's portable. The detail shows a segment of the "frame."

Approximately 27" at the widest by 30" at the peak. $380

2 comments:

  1. It's lovely; it's what the monks see out the window when they are distracted from devotions by the bells from the Clydesdales

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  2. Yup. The team is just beyond the tree on the left.

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