This is an original watercolor painting on heavyweight Arches cotton. It is painted using mineral pigments including, to a large degree, hematite!
This specimen of hematite is of the massive, weathered variety. hematite occurs as a hydrothermal mineral and may also form in igneous rocks. This piece comes from the La Perla Mine in Mexico and is composed of a group of octrahedral crystals that have weathered into a beautiful array of colors ranging from blue-purples, oranges, reds and yellow ochre’s.
Signed and dated. Measures 10x8 (25.5x20cm), When framed the painting will measure about 14x12in (35.5x30.5cm).
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