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    Added 2017-06-29 13:37:04
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    This painting was the result of a burst of inspiration that was so strong I had to leave work early and follow it.  So I did, and without any true idea of what was going to appear on the canvas, I surrendered to what was trying to speak through me.  Hours later, I ended up with this final image.  Calm blues and yellows blending and moving together that help transfigure the ethereal bond between the two lovers.  This piece is a reflection of that ideal, divine love that we are all capable, and ultimately strive to be.  

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    Name of Artist: Jessica DiMesio
    Width (inches): 10
    Height (inches): 40
    Country: United States
    Media: Oil
    Painting Style: Representational: Figurative / Other

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