After a long week in early September, I was seeking solace and artistic inspiration. I went to the Charles River Esplanade in Boston. It was a perfect evening, with people enjoying the river in various ways. At one end of the Esplanade lies this quite area surrounded by a circle of land and little islands. Seeing the gondolier with three passengers, I was struck by the blissful quiet romance of it. I intentionally moved to place it between the two strips of land. This is the painting inspired by that moment.
Laura Lind, pictured here, went to the same college as me years ago. Here is what she said about owning this signed limited-edition print –
If anyone is looking for artwork and wants to support a talented artist who is also a genuinely lovely person, check out Harper Dangler's work at www.artofharper.com. Just got this back from the framer and I love the serenity it brings to the room. (Dec. 28, 2016)
I am happy that my work brings a sense of serenity to her home. Thank you, Laura! What do you seek in an art piece? Perhaps you’d like this reminder of the serene beauty found at sunset upon a river.