This original oil painting on linen canvas measure 40 x 72
inches unframed and is 45 inches high by 77 inches wide in its
frame was painted by Connecticut Impressionist artist Leif Nilsson
in 1997. The rich colors and textures of this painting achieve
a Monet - like quality. The shimmering light reflected in the
water suggests an August sunrise on the Connecticut River. Nilsson
has painted many views of this special place on the river located
only two miles from his Chester Studio at Deep River Landing.
In the background covered in mist is Seldons Island, a State Park
and Natural wonder. Click on the thumbnail images above to view
deatiled images of this painting. Click here
to see other Connecticut River paintings by Leif Nilsson.
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