Julia by Hiroshi Furuyoshi

15th Annual ARC Salon (2020-2021)

Hiroshi Furuyoshi

Julia

2019

18.73 × 9.84 cm | 7 1/4 × 3 3/4 in

Oil on panel

  • ARC Purchase Awards ($32,000)

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

I asked a thirteen-year-old girl to dress in Edwardian costumes for this
painting. The blooming, wilting, and withering flowers symbolize the
fragility of the girl's beauty. The painting is done on a small board.