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John Dyer Painting. Soaking up the Sun, Cornwall. 12 x 12 inches acrylic on canvas

This delightful John Dyer painting captures the joy of sitting in a garden in the Cornish sun. Painted in the artist's garden in Falmouth the painting takes our view out across the garden to the deep blue sea beyond. The artist has featured many of his favorite plants which grow in the garden, including bananas, palms, olives, geraniums, eciums, aeoniums and more. A special painting that captures the vibrancy of the light in Cornwall, the amazing variety of plant forms and colours and the atmosphere and healing properties of taking time for oneself to relax and soak up the sun. Wonderful.

Item Information

Description Framed Original Painting
Artist Cornish Artist John Dyer (born 1968)
Signed by the Artist Signed by John Dyer
Painting size 12 x 12 inches
Medium Acrylic on canvas
Framed size 17 x 17 inches
Frame type John Dyer: In the 1950s simple neutral frames became popular for St Ives artists. John chooses an off-white so the lightest tones appear in the painting. The moulding is a variation of 'Salvator Rosa' from Italy. Hand finished in almond white paint.
Ready to hang Strung with picture cord and ready to hang

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