Tuesday, 16 March 2010

Paris-Nice 2010

acrylic on paper 6x9" sold

Alberto Contador made up for last years Paris-Nice
the race to the sun was a Spanish affair
here he is keeping things in check on the last day

Contador's helmet
with the gold,yellow and pink colors


jeannette stgermain said...

Your paintings reveal that you had plenty of "practice"! You caught them well!

Edward Burton said...

Excellent piece, Rob. Love the composition and sense of speed (you're an expert at that).

rob ijbema said...

thank you jeannette
bikes are fun to paint!

rob ijbema said...

ah wish i was there edward
race to the sun!

mesothelioma said...

Wonderful painting, really capturing a piece of cycling history.

rob ijbema said...

thanks you meso,yes cycling is full of history