House on J Street

The funny thing about this painting is this was the visualization I had of the first house I owned, a nearly dilapidated post-war house in Grants Pass, Oregon. A mean oak tree had buckled the driveway, lifing it three feet from the ground, and threatened the converted garage foundation, there was nothing but a three step stoop, by the front door, and the door was actually a delaminated mahogany interior door that was thin as paper.

Two years later it looked almost exactly like this, without the driveway slab but with a square step, rail, and porch railing, every brick carefully laid by my own hand.

Title:
House on J Street
Original Size:
12" X 9"
Available Sizes:
  • Original at 12" X 9"
  • 11" X 8.5" prints
  • 5" X 7" cards
Completion Date:
12 - 1992
Medium:
Watercolor

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