Tight Embrace - Harry Zelinski, Original artwork, 1960s
c.1960 gouache and acrylic wash on board
In this piece, painted for a serialized story in a magazine, Zelinski’s unique technique allows his lighting to be subtle, as if in a half light. He creates an intimate scene, with the couple wrapped in light as they are in their embrace.
The original painting art board is approximately 39 cm wide x 55 cm tall. The artwork is float mounted on to conservation grade mountboard and presented in a white wooden box frame glazed with anti-reflective glass.