Gondoliers at rest by Ivana Pinaffo

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Following my trip to Italy ( including Venice) and the thousands of photos taken I decided to portray the gondolieres at their best time…doing nothing.
therefore I decided to use pastels and lots of vibrant colours. The original painting was sold


  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sedicialmost 4 years ago

    June 23rd 2011
    Work placed for limited period of time on
    Painters Univere Group’s HomePage -


  • thank you very much Mary for choosing once again my work it is an honor and joy that encourages any artist to do more…

    – Ivana Pinaffo

  • maria paterson
    maria patersonalmost 4 years ago

    wonderful Ivana :)

  • Ivana Pinaffo
    Ivana Pinaffoalmost 4 years ago

    thank you again Maria

  • Niki Hilsabeck
    Niki Hilsabeckalmost 4 years ago

  • Thank you very much Niki for featuring this painting, sorry that I did not do it sooner but I was commenting rather than replying directly to you. It is a joy to be viewed in the group.

    – Ivana Pinaffo

  • Lynda Robinson
    Lynda Robinsonover 3 years ago

    Wow! This is really wonderful work Ivana. You have a fantastic pastel technique. Definitely have to add this one to my favourites!

  • hi Lynda sorry I missed your valuable comment, thank you again

    – Ivana Pinaffo

  • LudaNayvelt
    LudaNayveltover 3 years ago

    so eye catching painting, love it

  • thank you Luda

    – Ivana Pinaffo

  • Brenda Dow
    Brenda Dowover 3 years ago

    Wonderful….. your work is beautiful….. great use of “painterly flow”….and brushes…… :)) Love the depth and colors!!!! It’s really wonderful !!!!!

  • Thank you Brenda, getting some feedback from a good artist as you are it is valuable and precious

    – Ivana Pinaffo

  • Lynda Heins
    Lynda Heinsover 3 years ago

    Beautiful work Ivana……..just superb! Love your work!!

  • thank you Lynda

    – Ivana Pinaffo

  • mehandi
    mehandiover 3 years ago

    Love the colours and composition in this painting

  • Thank you so much for viewing and commenting on this painting. Every comment good or bad is a learning process.

    – Ivana Pinaffo

  • maria paterson
    maria patersonover 3 years ago

  • Thanks to everyone that has voted for this painting.

    – Ivana Pinaffo

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