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    4.20 (1 votes)
    Contact Barbara Butler 406-697-0355
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    Added 2017-01-26 17:21:41
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    Description

    This still life was painted from a live still life from items I set 

    Specific details

    Name of Artist: Barbara Butler
    Country: United States
    Media: Oil
    Width (inches): 20
    Height (inches): 16
    Painting Style: Representational: Landscape / Nature

    Rating

    Use of Color
    5.00
    Use of Values
    5.00
    Composition
    4.00
    Mood
    4.00
    Originality
    3.00

    Users' reviews

    4.20

    The reflections and luminosity of the pot is very nice. Good use of values

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    5.00
    Entropy

    This painting is so fascinating and really does illustrate the concept of entropy from high energy to an final stage of existence. I think of elements like life forms and atomic particles spiraling into rest and final dissolution. But what mysterious force energized elements into life in the first place? I know the easy answer, but what about the difficult one?

    5.00
    Interstellar DNA

    I love this painting because of the ideas it inspires. It is always mind blowing how the ultimate macrocosm embodies the microcosm, as well as the tiniest building blocks where laws of physics defy intuitive expectations. Things we think of as non living are shockingly intertwined with what we call living and the beginnings -- and ends -- of all elements in the universe are the same. There was a discovery reported on the other day about a very strong non-regular deep space burst. In the past these were resolved to be pulsars, quasars, etc, but this one is unknown. This painting makes me wonder about all these amazing things.

    5.00
    Cole

    This is so beautiful, everything about it is perfect. If a painting stays with me after I've viewed it is great in my view and this certainly does that, one of the best in July for sure.

    5.00
    Sunbathed

    Love the composition and exaggerated color. Beautiful!

    5.00

    You can definitely see the dappled sunlight effect on the rocks. The use of soft and hard edges and loose brushstrokes defines the objects and lets to viewer mentally fill in the detail.