‘Summer Picnic’, A Completed Painting – Inspired by Monet


see link: portfolio

Here is one of my completed paintings, inspired by French artist Monet, probably my favourite impressionist.

As they say about art and creation in general, it is about 5% inspiration and 95% perspiration… certainly the case with this example.

This original oil painting is on stretched canvas, see above link for details.

Other paintings will appear in my portfolio in due course.


copyright Francis Barker 2019



  1. marina kanavaki · August 19

    Beautiful painting! 🙂


  2. Leofwine Tanner · August 19

    Thank you!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Nadine · August 19

    So beautiful ❤


  4. Leofwine Tanner · August 19

    Thank you

    Liked by 1 person

  5. jane tims · August 19

    I have a print of the Monet painting you mean. You painting is reminiscent of it and gives the same feeling of being alone while being with another.


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