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placing the towel by Rick Matear

Painting, Oil on Canvas
43.2 cm x 50.8 cm

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About This Work

This image came from an photo taken ten years ago. I always wanted to paint it some how. It wasn't until after doing a drawingI could see how to do it. By altering the photos composition, adding more sand on the right enabled balance between the pale towel and the towels shadow. This made the picture more complete. A loosely painted sky added to the atmosphere and drama.


melbourne, vic Australia

"The natural world, its beauty and the interaction between people and the built form provide constant inspiration for me. Many of my paintings are from the coast or from travel. By painting I try to transport the viewer to that warm sunny day spent l... More


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Artwork Details

Type: Painting
Medium: Oil
Support Type: Canvas
Artwork Height: 43.2 cm
Artwork Width: 50.8 cm
Depth: 2.5 cm
Weight: 0.5 kg

Ready to Hang: Yes
Framed: No
Year Created: 2016
Signed: Yes
Signature Location: bottom right

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