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Portuguese Vegetable Woman—Archival Print

18.00"W x 12.00"H x 0.1"D

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Medium: Print

Subject Tags: rectangular painting, rectangular art, light, stucco, veggies, green wagon, pink sweater, vines, white donkey, white burro, chiascurro, shadow, wheels, landscape orientation, impressionist, produce, landscape, wooden wheels, old world european, european, labor, vegetables, cart, portugal, portuguese, burro, donkey, woman, figurative art, figurative, realist, clark hulings

Media: limited edition, artist approved on paper

Size: 18"W x 12"H x 0.08"D

Year Created: 2010

We're not sure if this lady and her white burro are on their way to take vegetables to market, or if they're on their way home again, but either way, she has stopped to reconfigure her cart. Hulings' signature textures are apparent in the vines, the stucco wall, and the street. The dappled sunlight comes through the vegetation and runs highlights through the donkey's mane, the woman's headscarf, and some of her wares in the cart.

There's a sense of urgency in the painting created by the vines that look like they're growing before our eyes; it's a feeling of movement and forward motion that suggests she would do well to get back in the cart and go on her way. As with many of Hulings' works, we have a sense of the dignity and sometimes difficulty of "old world" traditional ways of life, in this case, in Portugal.

Printed on paper in limited editions and signed.

"Hulings..adds light as protagonist in every canvas...He describes the air itself." —Christian Science Monitor The Clark Hulings Estate Estate exists to support Clark Hulings' place in the canon of American master painters, and to support collectors, auction houses, galleries, dealers, and museums by providing a central resource for information, licensing, reproductions, and sales support.

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