The Chapel in the Woods #295

The Chapel in the Woods, ©John O’Grady 8.25″ x 8.25″ x 1.75″ oil on deep edged canvas, ready to hang $242 (approx. €216, £188) with free shipping. You can often notice, on top of hills in southern France, half hidden by shrubs and trees, small Romanesque chapels. Some...

The Way Over the Bog #294

The Way over the Bog ©John O’Grady 10″ x 10″ oil on deep edge panel, ready to hang SOLD The title here describes the path into a painting through a two dimensional space and works also as a metaphor for the ‘way’ this piece evolved. I tend to steer clear...

Dawn over the Copse #262

Dawn Over the Copse, ©John O’Grady 2015 8″ x 8″ x 1.5″, oil on deep edged panel, ready to hang. This painting is available I have often spoken about how memory of place enters into much of my work but the memory of a place is often filtered by time and the love of...

Moonlight over the Sugar Loaf #203

Moonlight over the Sugar Loaf, ©John O’Grady, 2014 19″ x 19″ x 1.5″, oil on deep edged panel, does not require framing and is ready to hang. SOLD Here in southern France broom is in full bloom. I was out hiking recently around the wine growing village of...

The Golden Field #156

The Golden Field, ©John O’Grady, 2013 Oil on Panel, 8″x 10″ SOLD – A limited edition print is available Like my last few paintings, “The Golden Field” has a limited palette of earth colours. For the sky, I added ultramarine blue and titanium white...

Bog with Passing Cloud #151

Bog with Passing Cloud, ©John O’Grady, 2013 6″x 6″, oil on Panel In Seamus Heaney’s poem “Bogland” his first verse is: ‘We have no prairies To slice a big sun at evening – Everywhere the eye concedes to Encroaching horizon ,’ Maybe...