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Aratiatia Rapids, Taupo, New Zealand
Site of the barrel escape scene in The Hobbit - the Desolation of Smaug
Pastel on paper, approx. 9" X 24"
With these river self-portraits, the tumbling movement of the water creates the marks; the colors, too, are based on the river (water quality data and reflected colors on the water's surface).