Legion Bridge, PragueKent Sullivan
Oil painting on Stretched linen
Signed on front
24 " h x 36 " w x .75 " d |1 lbs. 9 oz.
"The Legion Bridge, Prague" is pure traditional realism inspired by the wonderful granite stone bridges and flowing inner rivers of Europe. Influenced by fine art painters such as George Innesss and Fredrick Church, the artwork transports us to distant memories through the wonder and fondness of representational art. The Legion Bridge is the seventh bridge in Prague. It stands on the site of the original chain bridge named after the Emperor Francis I. It joins Shooter's Island and the Lesser Quarter. This painting is on gallery wrapped canvas linen with white edges. It comes ready to hang.
There are more places Kent Sullivan would like to paint than he ever will be able. Employing many of the Hudson River School methods in his landscapes, Kent captures the ephemeral interactions of clouds, sun and earth with his delicate use of color and gesture. His work is published in two prominent books: "Art of the National Parks" and "Picturing Florida." He has lectured at museums and been sought after by many large corporations. “Several years ago I had the incredible fortune of being part of the NASA art program. Five paintings are now part of the Smithsonian Collection. At one gathering at the Kennedy Space Center, Leonard Nimoy came up and asked me for my autograph!”
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The painting was purchased because of its colors, the theme and Mr. Sullivan's profile. Mr. Sullivan thank you for this beautiful artwork which will be enjoyed by the family for years to come. The promptness in shipping this art work to me is appreciated.- M Sobko
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