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Landscape Featuring Queen Anne's Lace

Penny McGrath's avatar Penny McGrath

This was the final effort of a long series of Queen Anne's Lace paintings. The sheer size and unusual dimensions of the canvas presented a real compositional challenge. I created the composition with its main lace focus making a kind of “S” shape through the middle right of the canvas. I played it against a rather subtle design of rocks to leave the emphasis on the lace. The colors are wonderful though difficult to appreciate from the JPEG since the canvas is so large.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 2 inches
  • Medium: Oil on Canvas
  • Width: 4 ft,4 inches
  • Year created: 2015
  • Height: 8 ft, 4 inches