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Old 09-22-2019, 05:03 PM
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My take on Van Gogh's sunflowers destroyed in Japan during WWII. 11 x 14 oil on canvas. I tried to use some authentic pigments like genuine vermilion and barium yellow.

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Old 09-22-2019, 10:49 PM
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Wow! this is awesome!
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Old 09-25-2019, 12:25 PM
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Nice lively painting which is almost abstract and capable of a different interpretation .... I see birds!
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Old 09-25-2019, 06:37 PM
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A shining example of why I love VG, and sunflowers!
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Old 09-26-2019, 01:31 AM
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Re: Sunflowers

Here is the original, taken 1921-24, as it the frame was damaged in 1924 and never displayed in public again.

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