This acrylic painting is a triptych on canvas. It measures 12X34 - X3, It is a street scene in Rome, ripe with life - people happy in their own skins living and moving in life with that attitude that is so special in European cities.
Ivan Trotter has had a long and varied career as a Canadian artist. These new art assemblages are his latest works, combining his all his artistic skills and interests.
For many years Ivan painted the Canadian landscape in 'Group of Seven' inspired oils. A love of France and her Mediterranean neighbours has in the past decade, turned his palette to vivid acrylics, better enabling him to capture and record his passion for Provencal and Tuscan villages.