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John Dyer Painting. Searching for Shells, Castle Beach, Falmouth

Inspired by a letter the artist received from his daughter Wilamena that asked him to collect shells from the beach. This beautiful painting uses a limited palette of colours with a purple sky and mauve hues creating a wonderful sense of space. Shells form the main foreground in the painting with a beautiful selection of forms and colours and the artist can be seen walking his dog Digory searching for shells.

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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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