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    Rondes de L'Autumn

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    Price: 8,251.00 USD
    Contact mary@marypettis.com
    Added 2017-07-28 05:46:34
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    This painting was inspired by Debussy's "Rondes de Printemps" and recently hung in our "Beyond the Surface" exhibition at Orchestra Hall (MN).  As one person said of this painting, "The backdrop of somber greens and golds provides an accompaniment to the dancing vibrant scarlet of the sumac.Like the melody meandering through the instruments in "Rondes de Printemps" (Round Dances of Spring), the visual path of Rondes de L’Autumn (Round Dances of Autumn) travels throughout the subject matter along a cohesive path for the eye."


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    Name of Artist: Mary Pettis
    Country United States
    Width (inches): 27
    Height (inches): 36
    Media Oil
    Painting Genre: Representational: Landscape / Nature



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