Christopher Kovacs - Fine Art
June 27, 2017   6:25 pm NL Time

Wintering Jelly Beans

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Wintering Jelly Beans

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Status of Original Painting – Sold

All prices are in Canadian dollars

Size: 9.5 x 20  inches

Price: $1,300

Medium: Watercolour on 300 lb d’Arches

Description:

Seven years ago I painted “Jelly Bean Houses”, which offered a view of some of the colorful buildings that St. John’s is renowned for. This painting is taken from the same viewpoint but during a late afternoon in early December. I was struck by how the colors were much more muted, and of course there was an absence of greenery. Some of the houses seemed in need of a fresh coat of paint, too. It’s still quite a colorful scene in the dead of winter, just not as striking as it is in summer.