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    The Veteran

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    Added 2017-01-24 19:56:37
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    This is a painting of a World War II veteran.  I was inspired by the memories of my grandfather and his reunions with his war buddies.  It reminds me of the selfless sacrifice these men made.  I love the idea of this painting because viewers can connect with it.  Some see their fathers, others their grandfathers.  Growing up this image was normal in parades and throughout communities.  Unfortunately the older I get the less I see this, with veterans passing away.  I wanted to honor these men's memory, I wanted to honor my grandfather.

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    Name of Artist: Rob Keller
    Country: United States
    Media: Oil
    Width (inches): 22
    Height (inches): 16
    Painting Style: Representational: Figurative / Other

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