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Kyoto Japan oil painting by modern landscape oil painter Erin Hanson

Kyoto Pines



24 x 30 in



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About the Painting

The warm glow of an autumn sunrise over Arashiyama Park in Kyoto, Japan, was a brilliant contrast against the distant mountains, bright blue against the warming sky. The brush strokes in this painting capture the energy and color variation seen in this landscape.

This painting was created on 1-1/2" canvas, with the painting continued around the edges. The piece has been framed in a custom-made, gold floater frame.


ERIN HANSON has been painting in oils since she was 8 years old. As a young artist, she worked at a mural studio creating 40-foot-tall paintings on canvas, while selling art commissions on the side. After getting a degree in Bioengineering from UC Berkeley, Erin became a rock climber at Red Rock Canyon, Nevada. Inspired by the colorful scenery she was climbing, she decided to paint one painting every week for the rest of her life. She has stuck to that decision ever since, becoming one of the most prolific artists in history. Erin Hanson's style is known as "Open Impressionism" and is now taught in art schools worldwide. With thousands of collectors eagerly anticipating her work and millions of followers online, Hanson has become an iconic, driving force in the rebirth of contemporary impressionism.

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