oil on canvas, original size: 48 × 40 cm.
One of the remarkable phenomena of nature is the tide on the ocean coast. I was fortunate enough to attend one of the strongest outflows in the history of Southport. The sun slowly descended toward the horizon, and every detail of the landscape was bathed in warm, soft light. Water had backtracked far away from shore, and the sandy bottom glowed with thousands of small pools of salt water.