24 x 29 cm | 9 x 11 in
Original painting in oil on linen, presented in a wooden float frame, ready to hang.
"Part of an ongoing series of small works, traversing the territory of the Human Condition; exploring the constant dialogue, contrasts and tensions between the lives we live and the lives we feel, our outer and inner worlds."
Toni Cogdell paints portraits of unsaid moments and unseen thoughts, the poetry which resides in daily life and in transitory moments. There is a sense of universality, an interest in the human condition.. “The Water’s Gift” portrays a woman, lost in thought, painted in rich tones which complement and merge with the background. Cogdell’s figures stand in ambiguous settings emphasising an intent focus on the cerebral. Every piece is painted with a carefully balanced palette and distinctive, contemplative composition.
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