Genuine Painting: The Sponge Diver of Kalymnos
Discover the extraordinary world of George Tatakis' genuine painting, featuring the iconic portrait of a sponge diver from Kalymnos island. This unique artwork, created using a technique reminiscent of Andy Warhol's pop-art style, captures the diver wearing the traditional heavy diving suit. The painting is signed and dated (18NOV2020) and is executed on Schoeller drawing paper, utilizing acrylics and inkjet for a stunning and distinctive effect.
Technique and Process
George Tatakis' paintings are masterpieces that showcase the artist's exceptional talent. Using a combination of acrylics, gold/bronze leaves, and bold colors, he transforms a photograph of the sponge diver into a captivating pop-art representation. The image is meticulously separated from the background and then printed on tracing paper for reference. The artist skillfully paints over the image, creating a remarkable blend of traditional and contemporary elements. To achieve the final result, the image is printed once more on top of the painted surface using inkjet printing, reminiscent of Warhol's silkscreen technique.
This exceptional artwork is available in two forms: fine-art posters and genuine paintings. The genuine painting is a one-of-a-kind masterpiece, making it a cherished addition to any art collection.
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Genuine Painting Details:
- Media: Schoeller drawing paper, acrylics, and inkjet.
- Signed and dated: 18NOV2020.
- Unique painting/item.
- Dimensions: 35x50cm.
- Shipped rolled.