28 December 2009

Jefferson Ave Blues

Jefferson Ave Blues
Abandoned, Portraits of Detroit #56

to a collector in Detroit, Mi
 oil on linen/panel, 2009, 5x7"
Today's painting is of sunlight and shadows on an abandoned storefront on West Jefferson Ave in Delray. This area has been very bad for more than 25 years.
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Patrick said...

Steve, I really like all the rectangles within rectaaaangles in this one. -Pat

Gretchen Kelly said...

Hi Stephen,
I really like the filigree ornamentation that appears in the remains of the ruins on the roof... this is the beauty in these burnt out vestiges.