A sultry amber and gold French Quarter street prepares for along night with legendary saxophonist Carmen Leggio in this luminous painting by Betsy Brown. Brown’s eye for intricate, shimmering detail imbues a diversity of subjects with dreamlike spangles of light and lush, soft colors. Brown’s escapist artwork turns reality into an enchanted storybook world.
Betsy Brown beguiles viewers with a range of idyllic splendors, extending from New Orleans' French Quarter to the antebellum South to the romanticized settings of Tuscany and other European locations. She imbues her quaint street scenes, and charming gardens with shimmering light, soft colors and incredible detail. Brown’s escapist artwork turns reality into an enchanted storybook world.