Tuesday, December 09, 2008

"Toch een beetje sneeuw." Doesburg, Holland.

It snowed the whole day today, but not real snow
just white stuff that melts right away when it hits the ground.
Pity, because I was in Doesburg, a very old city and what would be
more fun to paint then a very old town completely covered in a white

"Toch een beetje sneeuw." Doesburg, Holland.
(Even though a little bit of snow.)Oil on panel.
24 x 30 cm.


Sheila Vaughan said...

It would have been wonderful Rene but the winter is only just beginning! So maybe you have a chance! I like the dampness and coldness in this painting and I can see the sky is full of those wet flakes which just melt when they hit the ground.

rob ijbema said...

doesburg is dat niet twente of was domburg in zeeland,wat moet je daar dan weer doen? lekker schilderijtje maken.gaaf man.
one of your best grey city scapes
tc would love this!

René PleinAir said...

It would have been indeed, ow well
your right about the winter just started so who knows. Thanks again Sheila.
Doesburg is about euhm 8 mile (20 km) north from Westervoort Rob. TC wow, now that a compliment, gaaf man!!

Raluca said...

wonderful city view,even with melted snow,I like so muchthe reflections you captured!As someone said before,the winter just started!I´m looking forward for ''dominant white''collection!