The 2023 Victorian Salon des Refusés
This portrait was submitted to the 2022 Kennedy Prize.
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Cat#37 Jim van Geet
Oil on Linen
60 w x 75 h cm
Gilles was a neighbour I have painted a number of times. He was an arborist who spent a lot of time in the trees he loved. When the bushfires hit, he was only too keen to help fight the fires and save his beloved bush.