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    Slainte! (An Irish Toast)

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    Slainte! - An Irish Toast - is a charming oil painting of a cheerful ladd tipping his hat and wishing good health to you. 

    The cell phone and sunglasses give a timely relevance to the piece. 

    This piece won second place in the Irish Eyes Exhibition, Newport, RI

    it has been purchased but Limited edition giclee prints are available

    contact artist @.    Elaineporterart@gmail.com



    Specific details

    Name of Artist: Elaine Porter
    Country United States
    Width (inches): 20”
    Height (inches): 24”
    Media Oil
    Painting Genre: Representational: Figurative / Other
    Social Media Connect @: Elaine S Porter@Facebook


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    Well, one must read the description with this painting. The artist projects such an enthusiastic spirit and I am immediately caught up! This painting surely conveys the fantastical, a place inspired by dreams of other realms -- yet within this world, shrouded in the lore of history and days gone by.

    I wish there was more socially motivated art such as this one about beach erosion; the concept is well symbolized with falling angles and elements. There is color (life) above but a cold bareness below.

    Very colorful meeting of shapes conveys a happy feeling. Looks like a gathering of boats -- as if they are all talking.

    I love this scene because I'm reminded of a wild beach I visited just like this. It is so beautifully designed and detailed that I am instantly transported. The strong composition draws me up and into the painting, to the water and horizon beyond. It is a wonderful experience.

    Beautifully painted, introspective and thoughtful portrait painted in warm colors of autumn, perhaps symbolizing the rich harvest of one's life experiences. The gaze is one of recalling memories gathering them all to a present moment in time.

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