30" x 25"/76 x 61 cm

Oils on cotton gallery-wrapped canvas





Painted with oils on cotton gallery-wrapped canvas.


I added the dark at the end. It's built from deep purples and blues and I painted it with pigment sticks, which allowed me to show the gesture while not totally covering the lighter lower layer because of the built up texture, so little bits of light show through, like stars in a midnight sky.


Signed front and back, accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.

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