The Year of the Martini

The Year of the Martini

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Dimensions:  13" x 22"

Medium:  giclee' on canvas

Edition Size:  75

Availability:  Available

Let’s toast to The Year of the Martini…, which comes hot on the heels of many The Year of ... paintings I have created.The Chinese astrological calendar has 12 great animals, one for each month and I painted all of them.The visual beauty of Chinese calligraphy has always intrigued me and adds a ‘mystique’ to the painting. Only those familiar with Chinese calligraphy know this symbol is for ‘happiness,’ which usually accompanies a martini or two. I thought that the martini deserved some notoriety after a friend mixed his special recipe for me.”