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Gift of the Smokies

Coloured Pencil
30" x 20" £700

I was in Tennessee for only a few days and I wanted to see some bear cubs. I trudged through the forest at all hours in all kinds of heat and I'd had only distant sightings.Finally I was headed back on my last day when half a mile from the cabin I looked out from the path down the steep hill and here he was, up a tree level with my eyes. While I congratulated my good fortune I realised what I couldn't see was mum. I quickly snapped some photos and made a hasty exit