Bougainvillea Diptych

Bougainvillea Diptych, 8' x 4', Oil on canvas

Bougainvillea Diptych, 8′ x 4′, Oil on canvas

This piece has found a happy home, with lots of space and sunshine. It took me many months to paint. The surface marks I’m actually very happy with, though they can only be properly seen and enjoyed by being close to the canvas; this photograph cannot do the abstract quality of the paint work justice. Painting big allows for more gesture, and there are layers of gesture in this one….

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