Saturday, October 6, 2007

Oriental Bittersweet

These are the colors of autumn brightened by the less-than-welcome invader "Celastrus orbiculatus" - Oriental Bittersweet. Round leaves and dense clusters of fruit growing close on the vine are telltale signs that this is the Asian variety of Bittersweet.
- Nancy Boudreau

5" x 7" acrylic painting on gessoed mat board
signed, dated and comments on the back

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