John Scerri
An artist's virtual voyage in acrylics.
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If one is courious enough, looking at a historical building or interesting edifice from the past as a whole is not enough
Buildings in Malta especially baroque, contain intricate shapes and carvings in limestone like in fountains, balcony supports and other prominences.
The following is a set of paintings done in near monochrome, of this kind of sculpture close-up.
I made it a point to use only Unbleached Titanium with black for shadows and white for highlights.
Though this was a phase in my painting career, who knows, maybe in future I'll get the urge to paint some more of these sculptures.
DETAIL BALCONY FACE

Acrylic on Canvas 16" X 20"

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DETAIL OPERA HOUSE

Acrylic on Canvas 16" X 20"

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DETAIL BALCONY DEVIL

Acrylic on Canvas 16" X 20"

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DETAIL FOUNTAIN ANGEL

Acrylic on Canvas 16" X 20"

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DETAIL FOUNTAIN LION

Acrylic on Canvas 16" X 20"

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