Artwork copyright Patrick Anderson. Photo courtesy of Washington State Arts Commission.
Still Life: Landscape in Baroque Manner, 1989
(American, born 1961)
Location: Glenridge Elementary, Kent
ABOUT THE ARTWORK
Artist Patrick Anderson created Still Life: Landscape in Baroque Manner to emphasize a dramatic contrast of light and dark and the appearance of spatial depth. This artistic technique, called "chiaroscuro" was utilized during the Baroque period of art, and achieves a sense of realism and unity among the elements of the composition.
This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Kent School District.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Seattle-based artist Patrick Anderson creates still-life and cityscape drawings and prints that bring together classical artistic techniques in modern, graphic compositions.
|Material Category||Work on paper - drawing|
|Medium||Pastel on paper|
|Dimensions||30 in x 22 in|
|Acquisition Method||Direct purchase|
|Artist Location||Washington, United States|
|Agency||Kent School District|
|Artwork Location||Glenridge Elementary|
|Site Type||Public School|
|Address||19405 120th Ave SE|
Kent, WA 98058
|Geo. Coordinates||47.428276 | -122.182903|
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