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Edition of 45
40 x 41 cm / 16" x 16"
In this very striking and intriguing painting, Watson has bought together elements captured during his travels in Europe.
This is the first full frontal nude Watson has painted of Bel Ami's Dolph Lambert, who appears comfortable with the attention of the Carabinieri. He stands with a downcast gaze and is strangely incongruous to the high formality of the uniformed policemen, who's stance away from the viewer obscures his identity.
The strong contrast in light from the foreground to the background is a subtle feature providing an unusual depth to the picture plane in this painting.
Even the inanimate aeroplane, which the artist saw parked at Ibiza's airport, is draped in fabric reinforcing the scenes overall sense of intrigue.
Each Giclee Edition Print is in an edition of 45 and is numbered and hand-signed by the artist immediately below the printed image.
Limited Edition prints are printed using archival museum quality inks on the world's leading textured art paper: Hahnemühle Torchon.
The quality of the Giclee print rivals traditional silver-halide and gelatin printing processes and is commonly found in museums, art galleries, and photographic galleries.
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Ross Watson signing an unframed limited edition print
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