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09-15-2007, 01:24 PM
18" x 12" watercolour paper...300gsm
Water colours & acrylics (both winsor & newton)
I painted this to go in an odd size frame...
Hope you like it
09-15-2007, 01:33 PM
I do like this. Great color and atmosphere.
09-15-2007, 02:19 PM
This is a good one. I love the atmosphere. Jan
09-15-2007, 03:07 PM
Love the rich warm colors and the low horizon. Nicely executed.
09-16-2007, 01:32 AM
I really like the colors but I dont understand the title, I see what looks like a landscape or are those ship masts? Ive always thought a barge was a low, flat, water going vessel that had to be towed or pushed
09-16-2007, 05:57 AM
Thanks for the comments...:thumbsup:
The river Thames used to have working sailing barges years ago.Near where i live in Maldon Essex,there is a working museum of the sailing barges.
These are typical sailing barges.
09-16-2007, 09:23 AM
Hey Dan, thanks for the info and the photo, its not just art we can learn about on here!
09-16-2007, 01:01 PM
09-18-2007, 04:00 AM
Very lovely atmospheric painting. Like the composition very much.
09-18-2007, 08:54 AM
This reminds me of Turner's work.
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