Originals

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Pressed No. 2 - Original Pressed No. 2 - Original
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(2015) Acrylic on Unstretched CanvasSize: 11 x 14 “Pressed No. 2” is an original abstract painting by Julia Contacessi. Part of a series of 3, the "Pressed" series explores the movement of composition and form as a means of capturing the fluidity of time. Signed and dated on the back,...
Pressed No. 3 - Original Pressed No. 3 - Original
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(2015) Acrylic on Unstretched CanvasSize: 11 x 14Award: Minted x Domino - Minted Exclusive Editors' PickPrints sold exclusively through minted.com. Here’s your chance to own a very affordable award-winning original! “Pressed No. 3” is an original abstract painting by Julia Contacessi. Part of a collection of 3, the "Pressed" series explores the movement...
Riptide Riptide
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(2014) Mixed Media on Canvas30" x 30"
Pressed No. 1 - Original Pressed No. 1 - Original
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(2015) Acrylic on Unstretched CanvasSize: 11 x 14Award: Minted x Domino - Minted Exclusive Editors' PickLimited edition prints sold exclusively through minted.com. Here’s your chance to own a very affordable award-winning original! “Pressed No. 1” is an original abstract painting by Julia Contacessi. Part of a collection of 3, the "Pressed" series...
Sorceress - Original Sorceress - Original
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(2017) Acrylic on Canvas48" x 48"Transport me “to unpathed waters, undreamed shores,” if only for a fleeting moment.  Inspired by a line from William Shakespeare's Winter's Tale, “Sorceress” captures an instant of time and suspends it, inviting you to daydream. Finished edges in silver on 1.5" deep gallery wrapped canvas, this painting...
Sun Soaked Sea - Original Sun Soaked Sea - Original
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(2016) Mixed Media on Canvas36" x 60"Hangs vertically or horizontally Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.  
Tahitian Pearl No 1 - Original Tahitian Pearl No 1 - Original
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(2016) Acrylic on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 16 |  Frame Size: 25.5 x 25.5 Much like the name that inspired this series, the Tahitian Pearl is organic in form and gem-like in color. Metallic gold paint mingles with washes of blue finding meaning in the fluid movement that structures the...
This One Moment - Original This One Moment - Original
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(2015) Acrylic on Canvas40" x 40"
Treasured - Original Treasured - Original
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(2015) Acrylic on Canvas14" x 18" This is a one-of-a-kind original by Julia Contacessi. “Treasured” sets a sun-warmed landscape through golden tones and a crisp sky full of light. The gallery wrapped canvas is painted gold on the sides and comes wired and ready to hang. Signed and dated on the...
Water & Sand - Original Water & Sand - Original
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(2015) Acrylic and Pencil on PaperArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 23.5 x 23.5 This coastal abstract finds form through gestural brushwork and movement. Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the original is matted and framed in a modern mirror moulding and comes wired...
Winter Sea No 1 - Original Winter Sea No 1 - Original
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(2016) Acrylic on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 25.5 x 29.5 Winter Sea is a combination of warm toned grays and tans mixed with metallic gold as if tossed in the crashing waves of icy winter. Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the...
Winter Sea No 2 - Original Winter Sea No 2 - Original
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(2016) Acrylic on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 25.5 x 29.5 Winter Sea is a combination of warm toned grays and tans mixed with metallic gold as if tossed in the crashing waves of icy winter. Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the...
Water Lily - Original Water Lily - Original
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(2017) Acrylic on Canvas Size: 24" x 36"  This centrally focused composition draws you in to an abstracted water lily. A place for daydreaming and meditation, where indifference to the busy world blossoms quietly – one petal at a time. This original is created with acrylic paint on canvas. It's gallery wrapped...
Sterling Coast No. 2 - Original Sterling Coast No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic & Flashe on Canvas Art: 32" x 40" Framed: 33.5" x 41.5"   A study in texture and tone evolves into the abstracted coastal landscape of “Sterling Coast No. 2”. This original is created with acrylic & flashe paint on heavy weight canvas. It's gallery wrapped and finished in a 2...
Whisper - Original Whisper - Original
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(2015) Acrylic on Canvas40" x 40" Click here to inquire about this piece.
Water Haze No. 1 - Original Water Haze 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, “Water Haze No. 1” is a playful, color blocked abstract composed of navy and smoky gray. Pair this piece with “Water Haze No. 2” for a set. Matted and framed...
Water Haze No. 2 - Original Water Haze 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, “Water Haze No. 1” is a playful, color blocked abstract composed of navy and smoky gray. Pair this piece with “Water Haze No. 2” for a set. Matted and framed...
Water’s Reflection No. 1 - Original Water’s Reflection No. 1 - Original
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(2016) Acrylic on Canvas48" x 60"Hangs vertically and horizontally A large, bold blue oversized abstract makes a statement. This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.  
Wishes - Original Wishes - Original
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(2016) Acrylic on Canvas48" x 60"Hangs vertically or horizontallyThe canvas edges are finished in silver on 1.5" stretchers. The painting is signed on the back, wired and ready to hang. 
Royal Vogue No. 2 - Original Royal Vogue No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas 30" x 48" 
Water’s Pearl No. 9 - Original Water’s Pearl No. 9 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORK Acrylic on PaperArt: 5.5" x 8.5"  |  Frame: 17 x 20 Part of the Color Collection by Julia Contacessi, “Water’s Pearl No. 9” is a color blocked abstract composed of soft blue water tones. Pair this piece with “ Water’s Pearl No. 10” for a set. Matted and framed, this original is ready...
Water’s Pearl No. 10 - Original Water’s Pearl No. 10 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on PaperArt: 5.5" x 8.5"  |  Frame: 17 x 20 Part of the Color Collection by Julia Contacessi, “Water’s Pearl No. 10” is a color blocked abstract composed of soft blue water tones. Pair this piece with “ Water’s Pearl No. 9” for a set. Matted and framed, this original is ready to...
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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...
$695.00
$695.00
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...