Before the leaves appear

| 19 April, 2015 16:33

 

 

 

 

12 x 16 inches, oil on linen board, premier coup, en plein air, April 19, 2015.

 

Cold Spring Harbor, from the park looking across toward the Cold Spring Harbor Lab. I've painted this scene before but later in the spring when buds have appeared on the trees. We're running a bit late this year.

 

High point of the afternoon came when a family strolled by and the seven- or eight-year-old proclaimed loudly, "Wow! That is SSOO good! That's exactly how it looks!"

 

Young man, you and your family now qualify for a discount!