Canoes on the Vézère
38 x 46cm (15 x 11 inches).
© The Artist.
450 euros framed
My funny & true story … ‘it really DID happened to me’ a plein-air painter
Funny story: I sometimes paint actually in the water when it’s hot. Sitting up to stomach in running cool water is a nice way of basquing whilst working. Such as the above. Sitting still for hours on end can however attract unwelcome guests…. once whilst painting in the river I was attacked by a lamprey eel! Black & ugly it was & it’s bite gave me quiet serious whelps & burns…
How’s that for an occupational hazard?