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The Wine-Dark Sea

102cm (W) x 76cm (H) x 5cm (D)
Florentine hand ground oil pigments on linen

$ 18,000.00

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Artist:
Amanda Holmes-Tzafrir
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The 'wine-dark sea' is a reference to the words of Homer, as in ancient times there was no word for the colour blue. In the literal translation the 'wine-face sea' is mentioned in the Illiad and Odyssey, often to describe rough, stormy sea.

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Other Works by Amanda Holmes Tzafrir

The Wine-Dark Sea
Amanda Holmes-Tzafrir
102cm (W) x 76cm (H) x 5cm (D)
Florentine hand ground oil pigments on linen
$ 18,000.00
Afternoon Drift (Autumn landscape)
Amanda Holmes-Tzafrir
45cm (W) x 45cm (H) x 3.5cm (D)
Oil pigments on canvas
$ 1,500.00
Beach at Low Tide
Amanda Holmes-Tzafrir
45cm (W) x 45cm (H) x 3.5cm (D)
Oil pigments on canvas
$ 1,500.00
Distant Sea from the High Road
Amanda Holmes-Tzafrir
45cm (W) x 45cm (H) x 3.5cm (D)
Oil pigments on canvas
$ 1,500.00
Top of the Hill I (Beach Dunes and Grass)
Amanda Holmes-Tzafrir
60cm (W) x 42cm (H) x 0.01cm (D)
Oil pigments on canvas paper, unframed. ($450.00 extra if archival high quality mounting & framing requested)
$ 1,200.00

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