by Olga Harhaj
Here is my recent oil painting of the historic Russell Harper House built in the 1860’s located in the hamlet of South Lancaster, Ontario.
I pass this house on my daily walks and have always admired it. I took a picture during one morning when the shadows and light were perfect for a painting.
Russell Harper was one of Canada’s great art historians and at one time the curator of the McCord Museum of Montreal.
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Beautiful rendition, Olga. The lighting and the greens are excellent.
What a lovely painting Olga!
And interesting the history behind the building.
I too love old buildings and nature , both of which you have captured beautifully.
You have captured everything beautifully! Such a lovely painting!