Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Dean Mitchell- A Modern Day Vermeer

No fine art medium takes to Fine Art Giclee reproduction like watercolor, and this November we release our first Dean Mitchell Fine Art Giclee Editions. We will be offering a landscape, Early Spring in St. Louis and a figurative piece, Forgive Us Lord. If we didn't make the Giclees a different size from the originals, you'd never be able to tell the original from the reproduction.

 “Mr. Mitchell is a virtual modern-day Vermeer of ordinary black people given dignity through the eloquence of his concentration and touch,” wrote The New York Times’ Michael Kimmelman. “Mr. Mitchell's works are subtly tuned character studies with an eye toward abstract form and charismatic light.”

“Eloquence of concentration and touch” expresses perfectly the entire scope of Dean Mitchell’s work. He can divine in a landscape a setting’s soul as clearly as he portrays the depths of human spirit. He is able to uncover in any subject he addresses a central sense of faith, trust and perseverance.

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