Thursday, January 1, 2015
watercolor on paper, 2013
10" x 15" (25.4cm x 38.1cm)
Happy New Year!
I recently submitted this painting for Splash 17, the annual book on watercolor.
The solid but well aged E 4th St. Bridge near downtown Los Angeles, a concrete arch bridge built in 1930.
This section is referred to as the 4th St. Bridge split, where it splits south to E 4th Place. It is on the western side of the Los Angeles River and viewed from under E 4th Place.
Often when I paint an older structure I show it as it is today. Here I anchored it in the present by adding the orange fluorescent traffic cone and post.294