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    Added 2018-08-29 10:46:14
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    Description

    When I visited these falls I had no idea the spectacle I was in for. The vibrant colours combined with rushing sounds of the falls became the challenge to reproduce on canvas. I never intend to reproduce a photographic image, as this leaves nothing to the imagination of the viewer, so in this piece my aim was to focus on the phenomenal colour of the water, framed simply by rock walls. I wanted to draw the eye to the colour, then to search further and imagine what lies at the end of the crevasse.

    Specific details

    Name of Artist: Heather Philp
    Width (inches): 15
    Height (inches): 28
    Media: Oil
    Country: Australia
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