The Andalusian horse and Flamenco are staples of my town Jerez. The PRE Horse is stunning, with a long broad neck, thick mane, long tail with a massive chest. The dancing horse is combined with music being at the epicenter and cradle of flamenco. The setting is back dropped by the Cloisters of Santo Domingo - which is square Gothic two-storied central courtyard cloister. The stonework is stunning, ribbed vault details with contrasting light and textures will leave a lasting impression. This painting is part of a series called "Mediterranean" - There is something mesmerizing and magical about the Mediterranean sites in Spain. Even my small town
For its history (church and cloisters began construction before Columbus sailed for the Americas) go here and use google translate for English. http://www.jerez.es/webs_municipales/turismo_cultura_y_fiestas/equipamientos_culturales/conjuntos_monumentales/los_claustros_de_santo_domingo/
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* MADE IN THE USA! One-of-a-kind, This is the Original Oil Painting
* Gallery wrapped 8oz canvas, double primed with acrylic, acid-free gesso
* Paints are professional archival quality, they will not fade and last multiple lifetimes
Details: Original Modern Art Oil Paintings by Monica (MMG) on CANVAS | 48″ × 30″