The Great Pine, ©John O'Grady,2013 Oil on Panel, 7"x 5" Late afternoon in Provence. My aim was to capture this stately pine in all its glory, along with the colours of evening. The painting was worked from a sketch and colour reference notes made in situ as well as a...
The Frozen Field, ©John O'Grady,2013 Oil on Panel, 5"x 7" Not for Sale After creating two Frozen Fields paintings with a cool palette, I wanted to see if I could create one with a warmer palette. I like the result. What do you think?
The Frozen Field II, ©John O'Grady,2012 Oil on Panel, 6"x 6"
Hilltop Village in Provence, ©John O'Grady, 2013 Oil on Panel, 6"x 6" Not for Sale This is a revisit to a piece I started in the Autumn but never completed. It's looking across wheatfields to a Hilltop village in Drome Provençale on a warm September evening.
John O'Grady, Oil on Panel,6"x 6", 2013 SOLD
Mango, ©John O'Grady, 2012 Oil on canvas, 8" x 8"
La Corniche d'Or, ©John O'Grady, 2012 Oil on Panel, 6"x 6" Painted from memory. The Mediterranean sea viewed through pines in a bay close to Frejus. The painting was inspired by the work of Maurice Denis
First Light, Provence, ©John O'Grady, 2012 Oil on Panel, 5"x 7" Not for Sale This is a reworking of a painting I started in the Autumn but didn't finish. We have been looking at each other, but not conversing, until a few days ago.
John O'Grady, Oil on Panel, 6"x 6", 2012 SOLD
La Route du Nougat, ©John O'Grady, 2012 Oil on Panel, 5"x 7" In Provence, the custom for the Christmas meal is to have 13 desserts on the table. Sent on a mission to buy one of them, nougat made by a reputed artisan in Sault, a town on a plateau near Mt Ventoux, we...
First Light, Ireland, ©John O'Grady, 2012 Oil on Panel, 12"x 12" A stately tree in the mist in county Wicklow. Not for Sale
Loughcrew Equinox, ©John O'Grady, Oil on panel, 6"x 6",2012 Not for Sale This is a view of Loughcrew Cairn, the mound on the hill in the far distance emerging out of the morning mist. I have climbed the hill and entered the tomb on the Autumnal equinox, a day when the...
John O'Grady, oil on Panel, 6"x 6", 2012 Looking from my terrace, at the end of the day a shaft of winter light has been illuminating this tree for the last month. All the leaves have now gone, but the memory of its glow is still with me.
Then the Snow came, ©John O'Grady, 2012 Oil on Panel, 8"x 8"
Moonlight over the Lake, ©John O'Grady, 2012 Oil on Panel, 8"x 8" SOLD