Artwork Description

Oil on wood, ready to hang.

Signed on the back.

This artwork comes with an external frame

My work has been highly influenced by the world of commercial art and graphic design. This translates to my art in many ways. My still life paintings are careful composition full of allegories, which capture a moment in time where all represented items are meaningful beyond the composition.

'Toujours Lamour (Love always)' is a still life that features red roses in and around a glass bottle. The glass bottle is the classic Coca-Cola shape, but the brand has changed to the words 'Tourjours Lamour'.

This has been directly inspired by Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliette where he features a red billboard, with the words 'Wherefore L'Amour' in the iconic Coca-Cola font.

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Framed and ready to hang

This artwork is currently framed and ready to hang.

It comes with an external frame.
Framed dimensions - 35.0(W) x 50.0(H).
Artwork dimensions - 30.0(W) x 45.0(H).

Melissa Ritchie

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