This lovely oil painting, entitled Woman Standing on a Diving Board, by Jan Keteleer is a wonderful depiction of a summertime recreation. The vibrant colors and cheerful pose depicted in this oil painting, create a touching moment of nostalgia for many oil painters who are creating their paintings in the early fifties style. The woman's pose, arms crossed over her chest, emphasizes the feeling of freedom that can only come with this kind of occupation, and her bikini.
This particular artist is an accomplished painter, and his work shows this through his use of light and shade to create a warm and inviting atmosphere in his paintings. The summer time is often romanticized through various American themes and settings. Keteleer has certainly captured the essence of this time period through his summer oil paintings. He creates pictures that make you feel as if you have been transported back to this memorable period through his amazing style.
Anyone who appreciates beautiful art will truly enjoy this fifties-style oil painting. Anyone who admires beautiful artwork should definitely add this painting to their collection. It will surely become a favorite piece. You can find this particular oil painting online at art galleries online such as this one, and you can also find it in many fine art museums around the country.