Oils 36″×24″ on canvas board (2006)
Commission – SOLD
This painting was a commission that took several months to complete. I took individual photos of the bull & the cows & combined them into this portrait. The background is actually the paddock where the bull lives, a farm located past Wingham, in the Manning Valley NSW.
After wandering around the many cows & calves with the camera I picked out the most colourful ones to paint alongside the bull. The large brindle Brahma cow was a spectacular animal so she was one of the main choices.
The gum trees in the background were a perfect setting for
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