Tribute To #8 (SOLD)

Description

Handmade original abstract painting on gallery style canvas

With each of my paintings You’ll get a piece of my emotions, a piece of my time, a piece of my world. I’ll give You a piece of myself.

This is very large commissioned painting I did for abstract art lover from Texas, USA. Due to it’s size, many layers and a lot of paint used, it took about a month to finish it. Painting is hand stretched on strong A class wooden stretcherbars and is ready to hang. It is not a secret that inspiration for this particular piece comes from a famuous painting titled #8 by american painter Jackson Pollock. He was a legend. And legends never die. Never.

My intention was not to copy the painting, but I wanted to catch the same color tones the Master used and to get similar dimension to the piece. This one is larger than original though.

Year created: 2015
Dimensions: 84″ x 40″ (213,4cm x 101,6cm), gallery style canvas, 1,18″ (3cm) thick, painting continues across edges.
Medium: Highest quality artist acrylic paint with high gloss varnish mixed in.
Materials used: Top quality 4 times gesso primed 584g jute canvas, streched on A-class thick wooden stretcherbars.
Multi layer protection: Acrylic gloss varnish already mixed inside the paint through all 10 layers of the painting. After drying, another gloss coat is added for extra protection on top.
Hanging hardware: Strong hanging hardware is already attached, painting is ready to hang.
The painting is signed in lower front corner.
Signed “Certificate of Authenticity” with all relevant information comes with the painting.

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