Two for the Road
Two for the Road print Double Matted and Unmatted
Signed and numbered limited edition 200
Acrylic on gessoed hardboard
When you grow up with C.J. Cherryh as your big sister, you learn a lot about the world and it's history. Knowing I liked swashbucklers, Sis introduced me to the works of authors like Jeffry Farnol whose historical romances came alive with hundred year old colloquialisms and dialect. I had just finished his tale, The Broad Highway, when one of my friends from The Golden Palm Tape Network called to say they had come across a reference which described the pallet used by one of my great artistic heroes, Lawrence Alma Tadema. In a modified version of the pallet, I set about trying it out.