Mom

Ellen Rapin's avatar Ellen Rapin

My mother faced great difficulties during her life, including the Great Depression and both world wars. But she also lived life to the fullest with optimism, determination and quiet dignity. Those were the qualities that I hoped to capture in this portrait I painted of her.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 2 inches
  • Medium: oils
  • Width: 18 inches
  • Year created: 1962
  • Height: 21 inches