Cheyne Purdue

The Moorings, 2006

oil on canvas

150 x 120cm

From the artist

For me, this area of the Tamar has always been there – changing yet not changing – the yachts and launches change little as do the moorings with their wooden poles jutting out of the still water.

Artist background

Born Hobart 1945. Lives and works in Latrobe, Tasmania. Exhibiting since early 1970s. Winner of Australia Day Art Award, Latrobe 2004.