Copyright © Richard Harpum
This is an imaginary scene that I dreamt up with some encouragement from my wife, who asked me to paint something “romantic” with a dinner table. I had a lot of fun painting it, allowing my imagination to run wild and making ample use of “golden ratios” (1: 1.613) in positioning key features, such as the sun and the edge of the gate.
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** A Studio Proof canvas print is a giclée print on canvas that is hand-embellished by the artist using the same medium as the originalpainting (usually acrylic), signed, numbered and then coated in 3 layers of UV-resistant varnish. It is then mounted on stretchers ready for framing.
*** Giclée printing is an advanced form of ink jet printing that applies a wide range of coloured inks that are designed to be light-fast for at least 75 years.