process of painting

History Painting Series: the process of painting ‘1914itself’ illustrated, and under it, ‘1914A’.

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above: Different stages of a picture developing. All working shown, as they say in maths. The Cross 2000 big history painting no. 3 1914itself
acrylics on cotton duck 170 x 140 cm.
below: Matisse Wandsegen hängt schief (Matisse’s blessing on the wall is hanging crooked) 1997. This picture, 1914A describes the time immediately before the First World War.

Matisse's blessing on the wall is hanging crooked 1997  Nigel Packham acrylic painting Atelier Block 16, Hanover