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Passage (DIPTYCH)

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Size: 24" x 60" x 1.5"D OVERALL CANVAS SIZE

Original Oil Painting

This fabulous view of Marina Grande is vibrant with Emerald Turquoise water, Coral rooftops, and a sunset sky.

Interpretation  Several passages challenge our imagination in this painting. The right panel focuses on earthly passage with the juxtaposition of the tour boat, a long dock, small cross on the church in the foreground, and the minaret. In contrast, the left panel takes the eye upward through a series of large structures, topping off at the sky with sunset colors. Each of these shapes and colors may contain different messages for each viewer.

This painting was inspired by several small watercolors Dorothy painted on location at Marina Grande in Sorrento, Italy. Colors of the heart reflected in this painting include Violet Orchid, a particularly important healing color as it is a bridge color connecting the top of the rainbow spectrum with the bottom. Healing aspects of this color fuse spiritual awakening with the physical body.

Whimsical interpretations of The Creator's messages in day to day life move all of us to love and compassion, joy and acceptance with every cherished moment. Blessings to you!

Decor  This painting would be wonderful over a master bed or mantle. Dorothy recommends hanging the unframed panels close together, within an inch or less.

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About the Paintings
I paint vivid, impressionistic oil paintings that capture the feeling of being alive. My joyful paintings are inspired by my travels on trails and beaches near my home in Virginia, to Italy, France and across the U.S. My technique is done with expressive color and loose, calligraphic brush strokes, in a wet-on-wet technique known as alla prima.  Alla prima comes from Italian, literally meaning "at first attempt" and is loosely applied to any painting that is done in a direct, expressive style.  

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I work with a limited 6-color spectral palette, painting over a color-toned, textured canvas reminiscent of my favorite pastel papers. While my inspiration begins with the scene, each painting is also fueled with a fusion of feelings present at the moment of its conception. It might be the marriage of a child, or the birth of a grandchild, or memory of a parent. The joy of life infused with my passion for living, in good times and through trials, heals the heart in each and every painting.

 

Hanging Your Painting
All my canvases are wired and ready to hang. To help keep your painting level, I recommend hanging your painting from two picture hanging hooks spaced apart on the wall.  


Framing

My oil paintings are offered both framed and unframed.  We are happy to help you find the perfect frame for your new painting. The larger paintings, which are done on 1-1/2" canvas, are best framed in floater frames, or left to hang unframed on the wall. 

Gold Black Float Frame

Floater frames are designed to cradle deep canvases. A small gap around the painting, allows the canvas to "float" in the frame. Floater frames can be made in a variety of finishes, including gold, silver, black, white, and in any type of hardwood and stain finish. I am partial to the gold and black shown here. However, your decor may require a special touch, which we are happy to recommend.


In the Best Light
DAYLIGHT   Your painting will look different depending on the changing quality of the surrounding light. Natural ambient light will create a nice feel for your painting during daylight hours, as the colors subtly change throughout the day.

AT NIGHT   Art galleries use warm or cool-toned spot lighting to accentuate the colors in the painting, and they usually intensify the light on the painting's center of attention. You can imitate this effect in your own home by installing halogen or LED directional spot lighting in the ceiling above your painting. These lights are surprisingly inexpensive to install. An electrician can install them in a few hours. If you wish you can purchase the fixtures and bulbs yourself online. 

Use the Right Bulbs
The wrong color bulb can cause your painting to look "muddy." Use cool lighting to illuminate a painting that has predominately cool colors, and use warm lighting on a painting with mostly warm colors. 

Many houses are already fitted with recessed ceiling fixtures. These can be adapted to directional spot lighting by a handyman. Even without direct lighting on your painting, your artwork will still look good with nearby incandescent lighting. 

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Passage Diptych

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Colorful Sorrento Art

Passage (Diptych)

Marina Grande Sunset View, Almafi Coast, Italy. Dreamy Magical Villas Spilling into a Turquoise Sea. Contemporary Abstract Style, Joyful Colors.

Interpretation  Several passages challenge our imagination in this painting. The right panel focuses on earthly passage with the juxtaposition of the tour boat, a long dock, small cross on the church in the foreground, and the minaret. In contrast, the left panel takes the eye upward through a series of large structures, topping off at the sky with sunset colors. Each of these shapes and colors may contain different messages for each viewer. 

Whimsical interpretations of The Creator's messages in day to day life move all of us to love and compassion, joy and acceptance with every cherished moment. Blessings to you!

Paintings may be hung side by side, over a bed or mantle. The edge of this canvas diptych is toned with Dorothy's soft neutral Lavender Charcoal tone to match the colors of the painting. It may be framed if desired.

CANVAS PRINT DIPTYCH, Wired & Ready to Hang

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Dorothy Fagan Collection Fine Art Prints

satisfaction guaranteedFine Art Prints are created with highly-pigmented, archival inks, rated to stay vibrant and true for a hundred years, printed on archival cotton canvas.

Printed to order, please allow 3 business days for shipping.

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Canvas

Dorothy Fagan Collection fine art canvas prints are coated with a satin finish, non-yellowing UV resistant varnish for protection, durability, and long life. 

For a contemporary, gallery look, your canvas print can be hung "Gallery Wrap" style on 1 1/2" deep stretchers..

If you prefer to have your art framed, Dorothy recommends the 3/4" canvas stretcher so that the canvas will fit the depth of a wider variety of frames that your favorite framer may offer.

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Passage I

Colorful Sorrento Art

Passage I

Marina Grande Sunset View, Almafi Coast, Italy. Dreamy Magical Villas Spilling into a Turquoise Sea. Contemporary Abstract Style, Joyful Colors.

Interpretation  Several passages challenge our imagination in this painting. The right panel focuses on earthly passage with the juxtaposition of the tour boat, a long dock, small cross on the church in the foreground, and the minaret. In contrast, the left panel takes the eye upward through a series of large structures, topping off at the sky with sunset colors. Each of these shapes and colors may contain different messages for each viewer. 

This painting was inspired by several small watercolors Dorothy painted on location at Marina Grande in Sorrento, Italy. Colors of the heart reflected in this painting include Violet Orchid, a particularly important healing color as it is a bridge color connecting the top of the rainbow spectrum with the bottom. Healing aspects of this color fuse spiritual awakening with the physical body.

Whimsical interpretations of The Creator's messages in day to day life move all of us to love and compassion, joy and acceptance with every cherished moment. Blessings to you!

Pair with Companion Painting Water View Passage II. To order diptych, order Passage I and Passage II in the same size on canvas with 1 1/2" deep stretchers. Paintings may be hung side by side, over a bed or mantle.

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FINE ART PRINT ON CANVAS

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Dorothy Fagan Collection Fine Art Prints

satisfaction guaranteedFine Art Prints are created with highly-pigmented, archival inks, rated to stay vibrant and true for a hundred years, printed on archival cotton canvas.

Printed to order, please allow 3 business days for shipping.

Canvas

Works on Canvas are generally more durable than works on paper, and DO NOT require glass. Dorothy Fagan Collection fine art canvas prints are coated with a satin finish, non-yellowing UV resistant varnish for protection, durability, and long life. 

For a contemporary, gallery look, your canvas print can be hung "Gallery Wrap" style, with the image mirrored on the edge of the 1.5" deep stretcher bars . If you prefer, create a create an edge frame appearance with a solid edge color to match other design elements in your room.  Your finished piece will be wired and ready to hang.

If you prefer to use a frame, the frames we offer are heavy-weight solid wood construction. Contemporary in style, the black, natural, or white blend with most decors. Dorothy is personally fond of the black float frame for canvases. However, if the natural finish is preferred for your selected art piece, they are an excellent choice.

If you prefer to have your own framer create a custom frame for your new artwork, Dorothy recommends the 3/4" deep stretchers, as this shallower depth will give you a wider selection of mouldings at the framer.

"Looking at your paintings is like taking a vacation. I always loved the idea of falling into a painting a la Mary Poppins ~ I wish I could literally fall into yours!"   ~ Amanda M.

Dorothy Fagan Fine Art Prints are created on heavy-weight artist's canvas, with inks and finishes that Dorothy has chosen to best capture the look of her original oil paintings. These open-edition prints use the finest Epson inks available. The high-quality canvas provides a consistent and smooth semi-gloss printing surface, for an incredibly wide, color gamut and deep rich blacks. The semi-gloss finish ensures full color saturation and adds a protective UV scratch-resistant varnish over the print. 

Our canvas prints are available on gallery wrap stretchers, framed or unframed.  Our framing options include four colors of wooden floater frames, pictured below.  You can select your choice of frame from the menu above. The sizes indicated are for the canvas print only (please add 1" to the dimension for the floater frame.)

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" I must say the pictures on-line do not do it justice! It is so vivid and rich, it literally took my breath away when I saw it. It also has an ethereal feel to it, almost like a fairy tale. I could not be more pleased with my purchase!"   ~ Linda, Memphis, TN

Passage I

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