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“Periwink-wink” – Painting No 7 in the Spring Art Auction 2013 series

10×10 inches on 1.5 inches gallery wrapped canvas (25 x 25 x 4 cm)

Opening Bid: $32 || Gallery Price: $230

BIDDING STARTS AT NOON EST

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Spring is here and what better symbol than the Periwinkle, at least in the Virginia area. This is low to the ground and so tiny it’s hard to spot it. I did only because my little kitty, Rasmus, snuck out into my neighbors front yard and as I picked him up I saw this little beautiful and perfect purple flower with 5 petals.  I didn’t know it was a periwinkle until I had to name it!

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Periwink-Wink measures 10×10 inches and is painted on a 1.5 inches deep gallery wrapped canvas (25 x 25 x 4cm), and it features five lovely petals of this bluish purple spring flower against a reddish purple background. The background has some strokes of unbleached white which has beige tones in it. It creates an interesting and soothing feel to it I think, and it’s lighter on the top compared to the bottom of the painting. It continues to all sides and the painting is ready to hang as is.

Periwink-wink - Spring Art Auction 2013, with chair

Once the bidding is over and this painting has a winner, I will ship it via USPS Priority Mail or US Priority International Mail Globally. It will be packaged very carefully.

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