PHOTOREALISM – CHILDHOOD MEMORIES

Don Jacot - Flying Saucers

Don Jacot

Flying Saucers

2008

Oil on linen

54″ x 72″ (137.2 x 182.9 cm)

Sharon Moody

Brushstrokes, Strange Suspense Stories, Vol. 1, No. 72, October 1964

2013

Oil on panel

16″ x 16″ (40.6 x 40.6 cm)

Ron Kleemann

Study for ‘Pecker-Heads’

1987

Watercolor and colored markers on Arches watercolor paper

Sheet: 12-13/16″ x 9″ (31 x 22.9 cm)

Image: 8-1/2″ x 6″ (21.6 x 15.2 cm)

Photorealists Don Jacot, Sharon Moody, Ron Kleemann, Linda Bacon, Charles Bell, and David Parrish return us to images from childhood: toys, comics, The Macy’s Day Parade, and the state fair. These colorful paintings evoke a fond nostalgia, reminding us of the little joys that once brought great happiness and wonder into our lives.

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David Parrish

Tobbaggan

2010

Oil on canvas

40″ x 42″ (101.6 x 106.7 cm)

Linda Bacon

Jam Session

2007

Oil on canvas

38″ x 55″ (96.5 x 139.7 cm)

Charles Bell

Tinker Toys and Clown, 1982

Colored pencil on black paper

Sheet: 21-5/8″ x 30-1/8″ (54.9 x 76.5 cm)

Image: 16-1/4″ x 24-1/4 (41.3 x 61.6 cm)