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River in May


Single piece Signed



80 x 60 x 2 cm
31.50 x 24 x 0.79 in







Oil on Canvas

1973 , United States

"I like to observe nature, animals, birds, landscapes. I depict my observations in paintings. Painting helps me to see, feel and understand the world, to be part of the world." -Jānis Ziņgītis

The artist paints realistic landscapes and seascapes. His works offer a nuanced view of the beauty of Latvian nature: fabulous, enigmatic forests; the mysteries of the animal world; the shores of the Baltic Sea and the magic of Midsummer herbs. The works are characterised by lyricism, peace and harmony, dominated by grey tonality, natural colours and soft light. The artist often uses a hazy effect, which diffuses the viewer's attention and fills the paintings with lightness and airiness.

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Riga, Brivibas street 157-2

The gallery has been active since 1991. Until October 2009, it resided in a quiet place, in a beautiful Art Nouveau quarter of Riga, on 22 Antonijas Street. Now it has moved closer to the fast city rhythm and is located in Riga, 157 Brivibas Street (you can park your car in the yard of the house, if you previously call the numbers indicted below). Antonija ...

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