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Featured Painting for August 2010

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

Ian Darragh’s images of “Figure at a Window” is being used on the bookcover of  Richard Burgin’s upcoming novel “River’s Last Longer” which is available in September.   Richard Burgin is the author of twelve books and six story collections.  Burgin’s nonfiction books include “Conversations with Jorge Luis Borges”  and “Conversations with Isaac Bashevis Singer”.  Burgin felt that Darragh’s image was a perfect fit for the cover of  his upcoming novel.  This painting  also was described by Neil Collins at Visual Arts-Cork as having shades of Edward Hopper.

Cover by Ian Darragh

Rivers Last Longer - Cover by Ian Darragh of painting Figure at a Window, 1984, Acrylic on canvas, 76cm x 56cm