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Saturday, November 28, 2009

French Memories, oil painting canvas, colorful figurative art, woman at beach, semi-nude female figure Riviera
















French Memories

Oil on canvas, 20" x 20" 

SOLD to a collector in Texas
Email: marie@mariefox.com

The original version of this scene struck me as too staid so I decided to create a more colorful, playful version. This is the other girl's younger, more spirited sister who just had to see the South of France for herself.

9 comments:

  1. this is brilliant, solid and classic.

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  2. Your work is fantastic!! I especially love the figurative work - "I am here", "woman at beach reading" & "sounds of the sea"
    Very unique style - refreshing!

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  3. Hello Marie,
    I enjoy your work with the figure very much.

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  4. Beautiful colors and shapes... and figure as well!

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  5. Hi Marie

    You nailed it on this one. Realistic enough to be fairly literal, but not so much as to be a portrait. I like the planar structure of the face.

    I'll keep watching. Thanks, Ray

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  7. The previous comments say it all. Classic is a good description.

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  8. Marie,
    Beautiful work! I love your figues, lush and fluid.
    Charlotte

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  9. she looks just like she is contemplating the right way to start a piece of prose. Lovely work.

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Thanks for commenting on my art! Marie

Figurative painting, contemporary figure painter, women art, Marie Fox, figuration

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