Originals

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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas30" x 48" Rich purples mingle with textured warm gold to set this inviting landscape. The edging is finished in gold on 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas. The painting is signed on the back, wired and ready to hang. 
Water Essence No. 3 - Original Water Essence No. 3 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 23-5/8 x 23-5/8 An original abstract painting on unprimed canvas, composed of blue and metallic silver. The silver accents are more matte than shiny because the canvas is unprimed. Matted and custom framed in a wide silver faced moulding. This original is wired and ready...
Water Essence No. 4 - Original Water Essence No. 4 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 23-5/8 x 23-5/8 An original abstract painting on unprimed canvas, composed of blue and metallic silver. The silver accents are more matte than shiny because the canvas is unprimed. Matted and custom framed in a wide silver faced moulding. This original is wired and ready...
Malibu Gold No. 1 - Original Malibu Gold No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 23.25 x 27.25 x 1.75 Layered linear paint strokes mingle together to compose the “Malibu Gold” set.  Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the original is matted and framed in an inset gold and white moulding. The...
Malibu Gold No. 2 - Original Malibu Gold No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 23.25 x 27.25 x 1.75 Layered linear paint strokes mingle together to compose the “Malibu Gold” set.  Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the original is matted and framed in an inset gold and white moulding. The...
Glisten - Original Glisten - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas 24" x 24"  A neutral toned and textured painting whose composition reveals organic forms. The gallery wrapped canvas is painted silver on the sides and comes wired and ready to hang. Signed on the back. 
Tempest No. 2 - Original Tempest No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Meida on Canvas20"x 20"x1.5" “What’s past is prologue”... We’re setting the stage for the really important stuff. That’s yet to come. “Tempest No. 2” along with it’s mate, “Tempest No. 1” was an exploration in matte texture and color while mingling metallic shine. The hope was to walk away with a sense of purity and...
Sorcery No. 1 - Original Sorcery No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on PaperArt: 12" x 16"  |  Frame: 16 x 20 Light and reflective much like precious stones and metals, “Sorcery No. 1” uses gestural color marks to capture a sense of movement and dance the view around the composition. The overall takeaway is a quality of decadence. This work is...
Sorcery No. 2 - Original Sorcery No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on PaperArt: 12" x 16"  |  Frame: 16 x 20 Light and reflective much like precious stones and metals, “Sorcery No. 2” uses gestural color marks to capture a sense of movement and dance the view around the composition. The overall takeaway is a quality of decadence. This work is...
Destination of Fate - Original Destination of Fate - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas48" x 60"Hangs vertically or horizontally Ever inspired by Napoleon Bonaparte’s dramatic exiles, I've continued in my exploration of the contracting beauty and struggle that lies within this history. Taking my lead from “Saint Helena,” this painting “Destination of Fate” travels the far reaches of the mind to perhaps a less concrete destination. This...
Promise - Original Promise - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas40" x 40" A look into the future and hope for what is to come, “Promise” never falters on her journey. The gallery wrapped canvas is painted silver on the sides and comes wired and ready to hang. Signed on the back. This work is available through Sorelle Gallery.
Fall into Light No. 1 - Original Fall into Light No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas24" x 48"  Fluid waves crash about gold in this set of works. This 24" x 48" gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. Wired and ready to hang, this original artwork is signed and dated on the back. This work is available through Sorelle Gallery. 
Peacock’s Cliff - Original Peacock’s Cliff - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas36" x 36" An abstracted landscape to get lost within, “Peacock’s Cliff” is mostly composed of soft whites, greens, teals and blues accented with an orange horizon.  The gallery wrapped canvas is painted silver on the sides and comes wired and ready to hang. Signed on the...
Mystique - Original Mystique - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas48" x 48" This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.   This work available through Sorelle Gallery.
Glow Stone No. 1 - Original Glow Stone No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 20 x 20 An original abstract painting on paper, composed of blue and metallic gold. Matted and custom framed in an Italian white wood moulding. This original is wired and ready to hang. Signed in the lower right corner. Pairs beautifully with “Glow Stone...
Glow Stone No. 2 - Original Glow Stone No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 20 x 20 An original abstract painting on paper, composed of blue and metallic gold. Matted and custom framed in an Italian white wood moulding. This original is wired and ready to hang. Signed in the lower right corner. Pairs beautifully with “Glow Stone...
Not So Distant Memory - Original Not So Distant Memory - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Unstretched CanvasSize: 9 x 14 “Not So Distant Memory” is an original abstract landscape painting by Julia Contacessi. This dreamy scene transports the viewer to recent yet somehow fuzzy mindscapes of the imagination. Perhaps these memories are a mingling of reality and fantasy.  Signed and dated on...
Night Waters No 1 - Original Night Waters No 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 25.5 x 29.5 Night Waters is an original painting created by artist Julia Contacessi. The combination of deep grays and white mixed with metallic gold as if tossed in the crashing waves created interest and movement. Signed in the lower right corner...
Traveler - Original Traveler - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas30" x 36" Begin a joyful journey getting lost in the brushwork of “Traveler,” an original mixed media abstract painting. Predominantly green with bold navy accents, the subtle beige undertones balance this striking piece. The gallery wrapped canvas is painted gold on the side and comes...
Infinity No. 1 - Original Infinity No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on PaperSize: 11 x 15 The use of gestural, interlocking circles create the composition for this series. The addition of color and subtle texture finish this original work, capturing a sense of movement and interest. The overall takeaway is a quality of decadence. This work is part of the Collector’s Series. Signed on the...
Plumb Happy No. 1 - Original Plumb Happy No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on PaperArt: 5.5" x 8.5"  |  Frame: 16 x 19 Part of the Color Collection by Julia Contacessi, “Plumb Happy No. 1” is a color blocked abstract composed of plum tones. Pair this piece with “Plumb Happy No. 2” for a set. Matted and framed in white, this original...
Plumb Happy No. 2 - Original Plumb Happy No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on PaperArt: 5.5" x 8.5"  |  Frame: 16 x 19 Part of the Color Collection by Julia Contacessi, “Plumb Happy No. 2” is a color blocked abstract composed of plum tones. Pair this piece with “Plumb Happy No. 1” for a set. Matted and framed in white, this original...
Honey Rumble - Original Honey Rumble - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas28" x 48" This gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. It's wired and ready to hang.  This work is available through Sorelle Gallery.
Original mixed media painting Saint Helena by Julia Contacessi Original mixed media painting Saint Helena hanging in situ
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas60" x 72"Hangs vertically or horizontally  A vast and expansive view of the coastline, this oversized abstract transcends time, taking one back to the remote volcanic outpost of Napoleon Bonaparte’s exquisite exile. From the perspective perched atop Jacob’s Ladder or Diana’s Peak, imagine taking in the dramatic views...