People and Places

 

‘Why people and places? Well we are all very adept from our earliest days at recognising and interpreting the infinite nuances of body language. Clearly a painting cannot convey speech, but figures by their physical appearances, poses and gestures can tell a story. Similarly buildings in a solid form reflect the foibles of the societies and individuals that created them, from the grand imperial to the humble shed they embody human history and endeavour, sublime and sinister, sententious and ephemeral. Altogether terrific subject matter to be explored.’

National Gallery and St Martins 
Pastel 57 x 37  $625

Sunny day in London W1  Pastel 39 x 29 Private collection

La Bicyclette-Grasse 
2013 0il  80 x 45 Private collection
Joint winner Peoples' Choice Award 2014 WA Society of Arts Annual Exhibition 125th year.
 Rottnest Holiday, pastel  $325. 20 x 29.
 

A Yorkshire Idyll (Clapham September Evening) Oil on board framed, image 30.5 x 25.4, 48 x 38 over frame.  $350.

 

Tea at the Chateau Pastel 39 x 29 $425.

Set in the kitchen of the Chateau Gudanes in the Midi-Pyrenees.

This is a major project being undertaken by a Perth Family. Visit their website to watch progress.

  La Marche- a south-       western French scene Pastel   39 x 29 $425
Rocamadour en Quercy
2015. A site of a shrine from time immemorial it was once looted by English King Henry ll's son Henry in the mid 12th century, he died shortly thereafter full of remorse in nearby Martel; it still clings to its hillside in South West France.
Pastel 39x29 $425
St Pauls from the Millenium Bridge
Pastel 57 x 37 $625
Salisbury Cathedral
2015
Oil 120 x 30  Private collection
This is based on a sketch which I made on a beautiful late
September evening in the Cathedral close. In the footsteps of the great; Constable and Turner!

Govett's Leap, Blue Mountains  Oil  40x30 $450.

 Antibes oil on board 30 x 30 framed $450

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