"American Family" 86 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

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American Family, 86 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504. Portrait of Family sitting at Monroe Street. They are ready for picnic. Basket with food and toys spreading around indicate that they about to enjoy time off. On both sides of main painting you can see 2 narrower paintings in great tradition of similar triptychs of the past showing allegory of current events. Side panels on opposite sides show garden with flowers. When closed Side panels covers the main painting "Portrait of Family" presenting to the viewer smaller entirely new image - Garden. Changing view will make the subject more interesting for the viewer. As addition to the main subject there is smaller painting "My Family" showing woman with a child sitting on a bench. This painting is hanging on the right side of the "American family" painting

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 0.5
  • Medium: OIL
  • Width: 6.6
  • Year created: 2013
  • Height: 6.25