daily painting titled Lemon with blue background

Lemon with blue background

18cm x 13cm, oil on board Painting status: SOLD
Daily painting for Monday 30 November, 2015
Posted in Still life paintings


The yellow/blue reminds me of one of my favorites - Vermeer. (My father was from Holland.). Nice job.
Live it! Thanks.
The graduation of tone defining the shadow on the lemon is really superb. Not easy to do at all. Creating darker tones of yellow can be real pain and look very unconvincing.