Original Painting by John Dyer. Sun Dried Faces, The Sunflower Harvest in Italy.
This stunning John Dyer painting captures the light and heat of the Italian sunflower harvest when the ripe plump seeds are ready to be collected. An 'Ape' collects the sunflowers and the farmers gather in the fields to help. Warm colour & Italian sunshine. Featured in the new book about John Dyer & retrospective exhibition. AVAILABLE FOR DELIVERY AFTER JUNE 23rd.
John Dyer: In the 1950s simple neutral frames became popular for St Ives artists. John chooses an off-white so the lightest tones appear in the painting. The moulding is a variation of 'Salvator Rosa' from Italy. Hand finished in almond white paint.