Jellyfish


Italy

Painting
Size: 7.9 H x 11.8 W x 0.4 in

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Art Description

Painting: Oil on Canvas.

An original piece from the series “Small fish”, oil on canvas, 30 x 20 cm.

I open my eyes underwater. The contours of objects are blurred. The contrast between the colors is softened by a veil that makes everything more uniform. The refraction of the light is influenced by the ripples in the surface of the sea. Flashes of light dance on things, concentrating and dispersing, giving the surface of the objects it stands on the impression of velvet. The fish move slowly among the seaweed, all things appear together, faded and dissolved into one another.

Summary of features:
Artist: Federico Cortese
Title: Jellyfish
Quantity: 1
Subject: animals
Conditions: excellent
Medium & materials: oil on cotton canvas (fine-grained)
Dimensions: 30 x 20 cm (11.8 x 7.9 in)
Thickness of the canvas: 2 cm
Finishing: protective gloss varnish (transparent mastic paint)
Location and year created: Turin, Italy - 2007
Certificate of Authenticity: included, with signature of the artist on photograph
Edges of the canvas: painted with a uniform color
(the canvas can be hanged without frame)
Signed: on the back

Keywords: Sea, Seaweed, Shoreline, Blurred, Underwater, Water, Coast, Animals, Fade, Fading, Fish, Jellyfish

Subjects: Animal

Styles: Expressionism, Figurative, Documentary

Mediums: Oil

Materials: Canvas

Prints: Animal Art Prints, Expressionism Art Prints, Figurative Art Prints, Documentary Art Prints, Oil Art Prints, Canvas Art Prints

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