"Riding the Light" Carousel in Paris Watercolor  by Paul Jackson

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The sun rises behind the Louvre and the Triumphal Arch of the Carousel in Paris. One of two Romanesque arches built by Napoleon, it separates the Louvre and the gardens of Tuileries, was dedicated in 1808, and is topped with the goddess Victory and four horses. This is one of a series of architectural paintings by the artist of museums and monuments in Paris.


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  • terezadelpilar~ art & architecture
    terezadelpilar...about 5 years ago

    You are the Best in the world!

  • whitehawk60
    whitehawk60about 5 years ago

    Excellent Paul very well done.

  • laureenr
    laureenrabout 5 years ago

    Beautiful Paul. Stunning piece of work. Love the play of light and attention to fine detail. .

  • Leslie Gustafson
    Leslie Gustafsonabout 5 years ago

    Awesome! The contrast of the arch against the soft background gives it such depth! You are a master.

  • Fiona  Lee
    Fiona Leeabout 5 years ago

    Splash 7 is one of my favorite art books, so I recognized this painting straight away…the light is amazing!

  • brianjarvis
    brianjarvisabout 5 years ago


  • oddoutlet
    oddoutletalmost 5 years ago

    This really is amazing! the lighting and tones…wow!!

  • LisaBeth
    LisaBethover 3 years ago

    truly brilliant!!

  • Colin Metcalf
    Colin Metcalfover 3 years ago

    Fabulous love the light and perspective!!

  • Jupiter Queen
    Jupiter Queenover 3 years ago

    Beautiful painting!

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