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English artist Peter Ellenshaw

Poppies-Monet's Pond. English artist Peter Ellenshaw
Poppies – Monet’s Pond. English artist Peter Ellenshaw (1913-2007)

English artist Peter Ellenshaw
Born in London, his artistic career has spanned more than seven decades. Considered the chief master of marine and landscape painting of his generation, Peter Ellenshaw worked with many acclaimed directors. In particular, Walt Disney, Stanley Kubrick and Michael Powell. He was the Oscar winner for special effects artist, film production designer, illustrator and designer of formal concept of “Disney Legend.” Beautiful works by Peter Ellenshaw decorate collections and galleries around the world. He has received numerous awards from many prestigious institutions. Among them the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and the American Film Institute in Chicago. In February 2007, Peter died peacefully at his home in Santa Barbara, California. He was 93.

English artist Peter Ellenshaw
Abandoned Cottage-County Mayo Ireland

“… As soon as I start painting, it quickly begins living its own life.” According to Richard Lynch, his scenes are never static, they are infused with the same energy that constantly drives this artist.

Paradise Lost - The Garden of Eden
Paradise Lost – The Garden of Eden

John Milton wrote the poem “Paradise Lost” (Paradise Lost) in 1667.
And in the mid-1800s the French artist Gustave Dore engravings made ​​on this epic poem. Peter Ellenshaw made ​​a series of paintings based on this classic story of the Fall and the temptation of Adam and Eve. Here he depicts the Garden of Eden in all its beauty and grandeur. But soon with a vengeance Satan total paradise was lost forever.

Paradise Lost - The Tree of Knowledge
Painted more than three hundred years ago, Epic John Milton “Paradise Lost” The Tree of Knowledge

The story of Angel and the rebellion Lucifer in heaven, his eventual defeat and exile in hell. In an effort to take revenge on God, the fallen angel appears in the guise of a serpent in the Garden of Eden. He persuades Eve to eat the forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge. Then God expels Adam and Eve from the garden, condemning mankind for eternity.

English artist Peter Ellenshaw

Afternoon Tide
Afternoon Tide
StFinan's Bay-Kerry Ireland
StFinan’s Bay-Kerry Ireland
Sunset On The Basin Of StMark's-Venice
Sunset On The Basin Of StMark’s-Venice
Tetons-Rays Of The Sun
Tetons-Rays Of The Sun
Thames At Hampton Court
Thames At Hampton Court
Thames Bank Near Clivede
Thames Bank Near Clivede
The Artist's Garden
The Artist’s Garden
The Grand Tetons
The Grand Tetons
Tide Turning
Tide Turning
Abandoned Cottage-County Mayo Ireland
Abandoned Cottage-County Mayo Ireland
Ama Dablam-Lhotse And Everest
Ama Dablam-Lhotse And Everest
Big Sur-Pacific Rollers
Big Sur-Pacific Rollers
Blue Poppies In Buchart Gardens
Blue Poppies In Buchart Gardens
Broadway-New York
Broadway-New York
California Sands
California Sands
Christmas Eve-Venice
Christmas Eve-Venice
Clearing Storm
Clearing Storm
Cloon Lake-Kerry Ireland
Cloon Lake-Kerry Ireland
English Garden
English Garden
Giverny Lake-Autumn
Giverny Lake-Autumn
Giverny Pond-Early Summer
Giverny Pond-Early Summer
Grand Canal-Venice
Grand Canal-Venice
Green Park-London
Green Park-London
Heavy Weather
Heavy Weather
Hudson River-New York
Hudson River-New York
Huge Wave
Huge Wave
Ice Cathedral
Ice Cathedral
Irish Landscape
Irish Landscape
Liberty-New York Night
Liberty-New York Night
Mayflowers
Mayflowers
Monet's Bridge
Monet’s Bridge
Monet's Garden
Monet’s Garden
Monet's Pond With Iris Border
Monet’s Pond With Iris Border
Moonlight
Moonlight
MtMassive-Sawatch Mountains Colorado
MtMassive-Sawatch Mountains Colorado
Near Clonbur-County Mayo-Ireland
Near Clonbur-County Mayo-Ireland
Night On The Grand Canal-Salute Church
Night On The Grand Canal-Salute Church
On The South Kaibab Trail-Grand Canyon
On The South Kaibab Trail-Grand Canyon
Piazzetta And StMark's-Venice
Piazzetta And StMark’s-Venice
Point Lobos California
Point Lobos California
Red Sunset
Red Sunset
Salisbury Cathedral
Salisbury Cathedral
San Francisco-California Night
San Francisco-California Night
Segovia Spain
Segovia Spain
Ships In Falmouth Harbor
Ships In Falmouth Harbor

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