"Hale Lane II" is an emotive painting that captures the essence of a cherished view from Wendover Woods in the heart of the Chiltern Hills.
The scene unfolds as the sunlight floods in from the right, casting a warm, autumnal glow over the landscape. In this magical moment, the distant trees become a symphony of red and yellow leaves, painting the horizon with nature's vibrant palette.
As the light softens in the foreground, shadows dance across the nearby field, creating a captivating interplay between warm hues in the distance and cooler tones in the forefront. The contrast is not just visual but evokes a sense of depth, with the illuminated trees drawing the eye into the heart of the painting.
"Hale Lane II" is a testament to the fleeting beauty of nature, capturing the serenity of a Chiltern evening and inviting the viewer to immerse themselves in the quiet spectacle of an autumn sunset.
Acrylic on linen canvas
60 × 95 × 3.8 cm (23.6 × 37.4 × 1.5 inches)