"Evening Light" is a medium size horizontal original oil painting on canvas by French artist, Antonin Passemard. This custom stretched painting measures 23.5 x 31.5 inches and is framed in a dark frame with silver lining measuring 27 x 35 x 1 inches. Painting in the French Post-Impressionist style, Antonin painted this remarkable piece en plein air with a heavy impasto. This layers of paint give depth and dimension to the scene of a stone bridge crossing over a silent river in his French village. Late summer light and colors meet with warm, rich rooftops giving the viewer a quiet moment just outside this sleepy village.
Antonin Passemard started to study painting in the art school in his home town of Auxerre, France. Then he continued his study in the Académie des Beaux Art of Paris France to later study philosophy of art in the Sorbonne. His study took him to different studios in America and Russia at the Academy of Art in St Petersburg. Antonin shows his work international and his work his collected around the globe. Nowadays he spend is time working mostly in Europe. Antonin is married to Russian artist, Anastasia Dukhanina.