Corn’s Last Stand (a series), part 1: paintings

THE ROBUST GREENS OF SUMMER FADE to shades of dust and rust by late autumn, in the days before the field of corn is abruptly sheared six inches above the soil. Late afternoon sun illuminates a deep sea of reddish stalks that sway gently as their slender, brittle leaves whisper and whistle in the wind.

Corn's Last Stand

Corn's Last Stand, watercolor on paper, 12"x18"

Receding Corn

Receding Corn, oil on canvas, 8"x10"

Corn Foliage

Corn Foliage, oil on canvas, 11"x14"

Corn Thicket

Corn Thicket, oil on canvas, 16"x20"

Flaming Corn

Flaming Corn, oil on canvas, 18"x24"

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