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Marilyn

6.00"W x 6.00"H x 0.8"D

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Ferrand

CHESTER, CT

Medium: Painting

Subject Tags: hollywood, vintage, star, marilyn

Media: acrylic on canvas

Size: 6"W x 6"H x 0.75"D

Year Created: 2018

The reason I chose the title for this piece is obvious, Marilyn is a classic Hollywood icon.
I love "Old Hollywood" , the glamor, the mystery, the truly unique stars of the silver screen. Marilyn is truly one of the most beloved of that era.
I created this piece and several others to capture that wonderful magic of a time when out stars seemed larger than life.
My inspiration in creating this piece came after re-watching several black and white movies. Painting in black and white was a way of challenging my artist spirit.
The edges of the canvas are painted therefore not needing a frame

The basic fact is " I PAINT", everything else doesn't really matter , but it's there if you care to read it. And yes , I did run away to the South Pacific for a few years. I never lost the ability to see the world as a place full of wonder. Decided not to change because 'it was time to grow up'. A former instructor at the College of Micronesia and co-chaired the Fine Arts Council of the Islands of the Federated States of Micronesia. Among my most notable commissions are portraits for the first President of Micronesia Tosiwo Nakayama , first Governor of Pohnpei Leo Falcam and Playboy founder Hugh Hefner. I was the resident artist for Islands Echoes & P.MA. magazines. My works are in collections throughout the Pacific Islands of Hawaii, Guam, Palau, Truk, Pohnpei, Yap, The Marshalls & Japan was well as D.C., California, New York & CT. Most recently I have been on display at the Gallery at the Wauregan in Norwich, CT , supported TwitterArtExhibit since the beginning & 'See.Me Times Square' exhibits 2013 & 2014.

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