Water Glass and Orange

Jeffrey Hayes: Lime No. 2
Jeffrey Hayes
"Water Glass and Orange"
Oil on panel, 6 x 5 inches (15 x 12 cm)


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Adding water to a drinking glass will turn it into a mirror of sorts. Although the optics of this are straightforward enough, I find the effect itself simply magical. After finishing this painting, I found myself asking why I don't do more like it...