Oil on canvas, 10x14 inches (25.5x35.5cm), Martin Dace 2002. Unframed UKŁ240.00 including shipping within the UK. Framing can be arranged at additional cost: contact me for more information.
Not my usual style (but compare an earlier flower painting here.) This painting was done in a single afternoon with the paint being applied fairly thickly direct onto primed canvas board, with a white ground and only the minimum of preparatory drawing.
The Dutch Old Master technique, by contrast, would have started with a fairly meticulous drawing and a dark ground. In addition, I don't think they aimed to complete a whole painting by sunset, and the giveaway is that they put roses and tulips in the same vase. I might try that sometime: paint the vase first, then add flowers one by one through the year!
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