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O’Malley was feeling the love during the week. We were all chillaxing out back of the gallery, and he just cuddled right up to his mom Augie in the afternoon…..
I’ve just received and installed this superb early (c.1980) canvas by the late great Haitian master, Henri Robert Bresil (1952-1999). This is a gem, only 20 x 24″ by Bresil, an artist who painted astoundingly beautiful pastoral landscapes of the Haitian countryside. Classic, in every sense.
I just installed two very fine vintage Haitian sculptures in the gallery today, both quite wonderful. The first is a mask, 13″ high, signed only “Riche”, but different than any other Haitian mask I’ve ever seen. It combines wood, scrap metal, nails and rope, yet also has some very fine carving on the gentleman’s “hat”. The second is more of a classic imagery, and this musician, 33″ high, is signed Jacques Midi, who in fact, is quite a well known carver. Both superb works, and they compliment the Haitian paintings I’ve hung around them.
Dr. O’Malley, out back of the gallery enjoys his days of leisure. His mom Augie, is in charge of rodent murder (bravo, Augie btw), and O’Malley just goes with the flow. I always save him my yogurt cup though, and licking it clean is one of the highlights of the afternoon.
At the gallery this fine Good Friday morning to feed Augie and O’Malley, and came across this very sweet trio doing a little gardening out front. I needed a lawn trim, actually……..
Heading up my front steps this afternoon, and came across this sweetie. Sorry to those who cringe, but I love these critters, especially when they wind around my portal to welcome me home!
I just felt like getting out and about, so I landed up down in Sandy Ground last evening. Stopped for a nice chat, as always, with my buddy Lynne Bernbaum. Her gallery, across the street from Bijou always looks “sharp” – her new work is superb. Later, drinks and snacks at Pumphouse. Their menu has evolved, and I enjoyed my fare. Had both the Buffalo Wings (amazing blue cheese dip) then onto their Jerk Chicken Poutines. Lovely food and fun ambiance.
Stafford, I hope you’re reading this! You’re 76, and painting some of the most vital paintings I’ve seen, in the 20-odd years I know you…………
These two paintings, “Fish Harvest” and “Sugar Cane Reapers” are new to the gallery, and are amazing. This small “Sugar Cane” painting is one of a series of many that the artist has been working on for over a decade now. It’s only 16 x 20″, yet has the energy of an enormous masterwork. “Fish Harvest” seems just the opposite – a poignant rendition of the lives of fisherfolk.