Oil Paint, Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 70cm (H) x 70cm (W) x 3.7cm (D) / 27.6" (H) x 27.6" (W) x 1.5" (D)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings
Estimated delivery for this item is between 14 October - 19 October
This item ships from Italy
Please note that this item is unframed and will be shipped flat
Shipping cost will be calculated upon checkout
About the art
Ojalá” is a Spanish word that sounds like a whole poem. It can be translated as “I wish that” or “I would love to”, but it’s really difficult to render the sense of nostalgia and desire it has. The word derives from the Arabic expression “Inshallah” (if God wants).
The painting has been inspired from a picture I took this Autumn: my fruit basket was full of wild apples almost over ripened and the last fox grapes of my vineyard. The colours were lovely and I knew that sooner or later I could have used the picture for a painting.
As soon as I finished to paint it, a sense of nostalgia suddenly took over me, and the first word I had in mind was “Ojalá”.
Based in: Italy
Irene is a full time professional artist born in Siena, Italy, the 14th of August 1982. Self taught painter, she developed her skills during years of experimentation. Her collectable and immediately recognizable style of narrative portraiture, with rosy cheeks characters heavily influenced by pop culture and kitsch, recently caught the …
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