#11 28 Jan 2017. Wall with trained bush


Pastel on green Murano paper

A trained bush within the walled garden of Bellahouston Park. The flat stark shapes against the plane of the wall reminded me of how one of my favourite artists, John Marin, typically divides his canvas:


John Marin, United States, 1870 – 1953, Autumn Coloring No. 4, 1952, watercolor, graphite and ink, 14 x 18 1/2 inches. Estate of the artist, courtesy Meredith Ward Fine Art, New York. © Estate of John Marin / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.


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