painting: still life with tulips and lemons

tulips with citrus in shadow 11″x14″

I was interested in the deep shadows cast over the bowl of citrus fruit. Several of the fruit recede out of view, while the tulips pop forward with their fiery brightness. The composition is balanced in a way I found perfect. I painted from a reference photo graciously shared by Hong-Trang Nguyen. 11″x14″ oil on cradled wood board. Available here. SOLD, thank you!

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