CLAUDIA   BOESE
The leafage of years is brown, 2002

                            THE LEAFAGE OF YEARS IS BROWN  2002 

                      oil on paper  179x137cm  photo: Andy Mason

 

To many this painting evokes rural East Anglia but it was in fact inspired by my time on the Baltic island of Rugen, once part of East Germany. After the fall of communism many farmers on the island abandoned their land and machinery to move to the west and this tractor was one they left behind.

























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