THE PROSPECTOR Daily Painting #916

THE PROSPECTOR

Oil on Panel / 6 x 6 Inches

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The clouds come rolling over San Jacinto and into the Coachella Valley from the Pacific. A lone prospector and his burro make there way across what would later become Palm Desert. And I am reminded of the paintings of Clyde Forsythe that I so enjoyed and admired in my youth when I used to find them in Desert Magazine.

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One thought on “THE PROSPECTOR Daily Painting #916

  1. John, This painting says a lot. The colors in the clouds really setting off the landscape. A prospector and his burro shows how free they are. They don’t have to worry about paying taxes, house payments. They have learned how to live off the land. I am glad to see that they still exist.

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