Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Walking in Paradise

This painting is in homage to Jan van der Linden,
architect, artist, and my maternal grandfather. ​
When I was a little girl, I remember a painting similar to this,
done by my grandfather of an island woman in a red dress
 with a basket on her head.
She was walking to or from the local market.
I don't remember many other details, though. 
He had painted several works
from the time he spent on the island of Java
when my mother was a small child.
5" x 7" oil on canvas panel
available on DPW auction
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