Title: The Potato Train
Artist: Thyrza Segal
Size: 9" x 6" with rounded corners
Medium: Acrylic on thrift store postcard print.
Original print: This giant potato postcard is from The Ross hall Studio in Idaho but the image was popular and also used to promote New Brunswick potatoes: http://tracystoys.blogspot.ca/2011/07/giant-potato-postcard.html and it was taken from other earlier ad campaigns for other potato regions
Back Story on the painting: These guys are digging their spuds....They are from a planet where potatoes are a rare delicacy. On this sightseeing trip, tourists are provided with all the vodka they can drink and all the poutine they can eat. Souvenir replica head wear (from Van Gogh's "The Potato Eaters") can be purchased for a small additional fee.
The print is on medium thick post card which is glossy on the face.
Current bid: $300.00 - SOLD