80 x 100 cms
I have always liked the contrast between cool greens and purples, and I have accentuated this here. the vibrant spring growth juxtaposed against the dead matter on the forest floor. I was pleased with the feeling of light filtering through the leaves.
Once again it has been painted with a palette knife. Lots of thick oil paint on a black primed canvas. I remember thoroughly enjoying painting the bark on this tree.