© C J Lewis. Art work 12″ × 14″ in watercolour using Guitar watercolours on Chelsea Artists Water Colour paper 176 gsm.
JANUARY 2009 FEATURED IN Patchwork group
THIS PAINTING IS BEST VIEWED LARGE
You can see the video Great Southern Land here – A Journey With Art In Oils (Even though this one is watercolour…it starts off the video by the use of the road) with music in a storyline.
Australia as named by Pedro Fernandez de Quiros (1565-1615) – Portugese born explorer in the service of Spain who made important discoveries in the Pacific.
Quiros gave the name ’Australia Del Espiritu Santo (Australia of the Spiritual Saint) to the Great Southern Continent…the nation of Australia today.