Greet the dawn by Helen Powell

Greet the dawn

Oil on board
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Diane,

It has a nice atmosphere because of the colours.
I would have put the horse a little to the middle so it's tale would be cut of.

Beautifull though!
Brian
over 3 years ago
Great! It looks like a album cover.
over 3 years
Very rich colors and contrasts.
over 3 years
Lovely atmosphere in this
over 2 years
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