Sunday, June 22, 2008

Symphony No. 1 in D by Gustav Mahler

James P. Aldworth acrylic on paper 1992
30¼ x 30¼ framed

Gustav Mahler wrote Symphony No. 1 during a summer vacation in Austria. Mahler was deeply spiritual and often described his music in terms of nature. Aldworth chose to use natural colors in a horizontal layering style to describe this beautiful piece.

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