bog evening Ireland

Evening across the Bog, ©John O’Grady, 2013

Oil on Panel, 7″x 5″


The Midlands of Ireland are flat.

Large swathes of turf cover the land in shades of dark chocolate and violet browns
when it rains. Though, as is often  the case in Ireland the day ends with the sun shining.

This is when the bog  glows with rich russets and golds.

It is a sight to behold.