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  • An impressionistic close up oil painting of a Cardinal by Julia Swartz Lancaster PA
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    Cardinal - Oil Painting

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    An impressionistic close up oil painting of a Cardinal by Julia Swartz More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing etc. Original painting is Sold - Private collector
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  • A portrait painting on canvas by Julia Swartz
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    Contemplation - Figure Oil Painting

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    A portrait painting on canvas by Julia Swartz. This is my daughter contemplating about her upcoming wedding day. She has a few month left and so much to do. Just slowing down and getting her thoughts together are a must. More info about giclee prints,...
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  • A figure painting of a young lady dressed in black by Julia Swartz.
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    Contemplation II - Figure Oil Painting

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    Here Julia's daughter Amber is in a little black dress again, but posing with her back to the viewer so she could be any one's young daughter. With intense sunlight shining through the window onto her back, a feeling of luminosity is portrayed, with the...
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  • An oil painting of lunch time at a busy Prince Street cafe in Lancaster PA
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    Cyber Summer Lunch - Cafe Oil Painting

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    This depiction of summer at the cafe explores the relationship between the figures and their environment. The brightly colored summer salad and intense sunlight contrast with the cooler, darker interior warmed by earthy red tones. More info about giclee...
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  • A portrait oil painting of Leah wearing an old felt hat by Julia Swartz.
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    Felt Hat - Figure Oil Painting

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    Bedecked in her mother's felt hat and an elegant deep blue outfit, this oil portrait of Leah is an engaging study of contrast in materials and age. We see the young woman gazing off into the distance as if lost in thought. More info about giclee prints,...
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  • This may be one of Julia’s mothers first boyfriends proudly posing in front of his first new car back in the 1940’s.
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    First Car - Figure Oil Painting

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    This may be one of Julia’s mothers first boyfriends proudly posing in front of his first new car back in the 1940’s. Julia chose a close-up modern viewpoint but keeps the feel of this by-gone era with her use of bold sepia tones and stark...
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  • A figure painting on canvas of a girl in a garden by artist Julia Swartz.
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    Garden Girl - Oil painting

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    A figure oil painting on canvas of a girl in a garden by artist Julia Swartz. This oil painting depicts Amber, Julia's daughter, walking through her flower garden. On the hot, sunny day, she pushes her hair behind her ear, and the little ponytail looks...
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  • Part of Julia’s "Downtown" series, this oil painting captures a view of South Prince Street outside her gallery window.
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    Green Light - Oil Painting

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    Part of Julia’s "Downtown" series, this oil painting captures a view of South Prince Street. She found the play of the red awnings and green light particularly striking on that cold winter day. The use of all palette knife to paint buildings, cars,...
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  • A landscape oil painting of the Hamilton Club Tower in Lancaster PA by Julia Swartz
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    Hamilton's Glory - Oil Painting

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    A landscape oil painting of the Hamilton Club Tower in Lancaster PA. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 24" x 36".
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  • A portrait of a young lady in blue dress by Julia Swartz
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    Lady in Blue - Figure Oil Painting

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    Here the model is dressed in blue, but Julia is able to portray the same contemplative mood. Soft brush strokes enhance the enigmatic mood of this oil painting, bathed in the intense sunlight shining on Heidi's back. More info about giclee prints,...
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  • A Portrait of a young lady in red dress by Julia Swartz
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    Lady in Red - Figure Oil Painting

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    This painting of of a young model named Heidi with a cute little red dress shows the versatility of Julia Swartz as an artist. She was intrigued by the emotion of the scene, where the subject seems to be thinking deeply or daydreaming. The bun at the...
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  • An abstract oil painting, Light My Path, by Julia Swartz, Lancaster PA
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    Light My Path - Abstract Oil Painting

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    An abstract oil painting, Light My Path, by Julia Swartz, Lancaster PA. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 30" x 40".
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  • This is a second closeup oil painting I did of Max my cat.
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    Max Face II - Cat Oil Painting

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    This is a second closeup oil painting I did of Max my cat. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 18" x 18".
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  • A portrait from the early 1900's of a lady and her Jaguar.
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    Naomi - Figure Oil Painting

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    This portrait of a high-spirited woman if the era who was a pilot and drove a Jaguar was again done using sepia tones of photos of the day. Naomi was the mother of one of Julia’s friends. Julia Swartz Gallery, Lancaster PA. More info about giclee...
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  • Original oil painting of an Egg in a nest by Julia Swartz, gallery, Lancaster PA.
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    Only One - Birds Nest Oil Painting

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    An impressionist oil painting of a birds nest with one egg by Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 15" x 30".
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  • An oil painting of the sun setting over the hills in Arizona by Julia Swartz.
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    Out West - Landscape Oil Painting

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    An oil painting of the sun setting over the hills in Arizona by Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 15" x 30".
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  • This oil painted portrait is just one of several inspired by Julia's friend, Leah.
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    Poise - Figure Oil Painting

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    This oil painted portrait is just one of several inspired by Julia's friend, Leah. This one truly captures Leah's confident, bold personality through her strong pose and bright clothing. The play of light and shadow emphasize Leah's dramatic gaze. Winner...
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  • This intimate oil portrait of Leah emphasizes the bright red of her outfit and lipstick by Julia Swartz.
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    Ruby Red - Figure Oil Painting

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    This intimate oil portrait of Leah emphasizes the bright red of her outfit and lipstick. The shape of her lips particularly inspired Julia for this piece, and with the bright lipstick, she wanted this composition to show how "all you could see was lips."...
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  • This oil portrait is of Julia's friend, Sarah,
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    Sarah - Figure Oil Painting

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    This oil portrait of Julia's friend, Sarah, captures a pensive view of the woman that is not unlike the emotional quality present in the famous painting, "Girl with a Pearl Earring." Our eyes move from her brilliant blue eyes to the light on her blonde...
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  • An Original Figure Oil paintings in sepia and white of a young lady riding a scooter. Julia Swartz Gallery, Lancaster PA
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    Scooter Girl - Figure Oil Painting

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    This is a modern portrait in oil, of a friend of Julia’s who works downstairs from her studio in the cafe. This young lady rides her scooter to work everyday and Julia was intrigued by the polka dot skirt she wore one day. Julia has portrayed the...
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  • An abstract oil painting, See Through, by Julia Swartz, Lancaster PA
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    See Through - Abstract Oil Painting

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    An abstract oil painting, See Through, by Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 24" x 30"
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  • Oil paintings of Mennonite women bathing in the creek by Julia Swartz, Lancaster PA.
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    The Bathers - Figure Oil Painting

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    This photograph is also from the book Mennonite Women of Lancaster County (used by permission of the author). Here young women of the era, dressed in the bathing suits, are cooling off in a local creek in 1923. Reflections in the water are what captured...
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  • An Apple Oil painting on canvas by Julia Swartz.
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    Apple I - Oil painting

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    A Red Apple Oil painting on canvas by Julia Swartz. This is an oil painting that Julia created in 1978. She finds it interesting to look back at how tight and realistic she used to render her subjects, and likes to compare it to her recent work, "Apple...
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  • An Arizona landscape of a snow covered house on the side of a hill by Julia Swartz
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    Arizona Snow - Landscape Oil Painting

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    This composition of this oil painting was gathered from a winter trip to Sedona, Arizona, after an unusual amount of snow had fallen. There was a house up on the hill that reminded Julia of a European castle, and she has conveyed the absolute beauty of...
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  • The setting sun is lighting up the pillar of clouds while pine lake below is getting dark. This oil painting on canvas was painted by Julia Swartz. Pine lake is in Canada.
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    At Dusk - Landscape Oil Painting

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    The setting sun is lighting up the pillar of clouds while pine lake below is getting dark. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing etc. The original oil painting on canvas is 24" x 36".
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  • A watercolor painting of a cat hiding behind a flower pot by artist Julia Swartz
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    Aussie - Watercolor cat painting

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    A watercolor painting of a cat hiding behind a flower pot by artist Julia Swartz. This is a watercolor painting of Aussie. He was my baby for 3 months. Our son Anthony brought this kitten home 3 months before he got married and since he was very busy...
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  • A portrait oil painting of Sarah by Julia Swartz.
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    Baby Blues - Figure Oil Painting

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    This oil painted portrait of Sarah focuses on light and contrast. The sun in her blonde hair buts up against the black of the headband while light reflects in her startling blue eyes like pools. The profile view of this young lady emphasizes a side of...
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  • A figure oil painting of a man having a cup of coffee.
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    Coffee Break - Oil painting

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    This oil painting is of Julia's husband Terry, relaxing with a cup of coffee. It was a cold day in New York City that day, as Julia and Terry were exploring some of the many art galleries. Sitting down with a cup of coffee was wonderful, taking a load...
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  • This oil painting of Amber, Julia's daughter, captures her lying across her bed in a typical teenage pose.
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    Days End - Figure Oil Painting

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    This oil painting of Amber, Julia's daughter, captures her lying across her bed in a typical teenage pose. She does her homework, writes in her journal, and reads books just like this. The reflections of prismatic color on her white bed and in the...
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  • Here is a oil painting portrait of a young girl sleeping by Julia Swartz
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    Nap Time - Oil Painting

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    Here is a oil painting portrait of Amber, Julia's daughter, when she was two and loved her bed. She sleeps peacefully and takes a nap easily for Julia in this sweet piece. Time seems to stand still and the soft colors entwine us as well as the baby. More...
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  • An Original Oil paintings of a Eggs in a birds nest by Julia Swartz Lancaster PA.
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    Nestled - Birds Nest Oil Painting

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    An impressionist oil painting of a birds nest with three eggs by Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original painting is Sold - Private collector
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  • A portrait of a young lady and her dog sitting on a chair in oil on canvas.
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    Pampered Pooch - Figure Oil Painting

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    Here Heidi and her beloved dog are in a relaxed pose on the sofa- the contentment of the moment is portrayed in soft, gentle brush strokes. The warm sunlight shines from behind, adding luminosity to the rich, warm color palette. More info about giclee...
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  • An Oil painting of a single green pear by Julia Swartz
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    Pear I - Still Life Oil Painting

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    An Oil painting of a single green pear by Julia Swartz. This is an oil painting that Julia created in 1978. She finds it interesting to look back at how tight and realistic she used to render her subjects, and likes to compare it to her recent work,...
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  • Another oil painting of a single green pear by Julia Swartz.
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    Pear II - Still Life Oil Painting

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    Another oil painting of a single green pear by Julia Swartz. This oil painting is the more recent rendition of the pear that Julia painted in 1978. Because her innate tendency is to paint very tight and realistic, she enjoys pushing herself to loosen up...
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  • A portrait oil painting of an elderly dark skinned gentleman by Julia Swartz
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    Pedro - Figure Oil Painting

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    A portrait oil painting of an elderly dark skinned gentleman by Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 30" x 40".
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  • An oil painting of beautiful downtown Lancaster architecture by Julia Swartz
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    Red Light - Oil Painting

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    An oil painting of beautiful downtown Lancaster architecture by Julia Swartz. Another view of downtown, Julia uses all palette knife strokes to render unique cornices and round towers in oils. In her paintings of architecture, she is particularly drawn...
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  • Baby Sela and her father were visitors to the gallery one day and they made such an endearing and interesting couple that Julia had to paint them.
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    Sela & Daddy - Figure Oil Painting

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    Baby Sela and her father were visitors to the gallery one day and they made such an endearing and interesting couple that Julia had to paint them. This loving portrait in oil paint shows the contrasts between the soft brightness of the baby and the deep...
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  • An oil painting of a chocolate lab.
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    Sit - Chocolate Lab Dog Oil Painting

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    An oil painting of a chocolate lab. Here Gideon obeys his owner's command to sit. This oil painting shows a unique perspective from behind the dog that is normally looking at us curiously. We see him in a moment of concentration, and he almost appears to...
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  • a close up view of mushrooms painted with oil on canvas by Julia Swartz.
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    Baby Mushroom - Oil Painting

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    This tiny baby mushroom growing beneath the larger one inspired Julia's artistic sense. She loves to transfer her love of nature to the canvas through her use of thickly applied oil paints. All of the mushroom series are large paintings, helping capture...
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  • A watercolor painting of Max, the cat, playing with a marble by Julia Swartz
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    Max's Marble - Oil Painting

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    A oil painting of Max, the cat, playing with a marble by Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 14" x 18".
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  • Looking out the window of Julia's gallery through the white blooming trees to the windows of the Fulton Theatre across the street.  An oil painting on canvas by Julia Swartz.
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    Out My Window

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    Looking out the window of Julia's gallery through the white blooming trees to the windows of the Fulton Theater across the street. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 15" x 30"
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  • An Oil Painting of clearing tables at Prince St Cafe
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    After The Rush - Cafe Oil Painting

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    In this painting, Julia captures a typical scene in cafes everywhere. The afternoon light is streaming in the window, making shadows, highlighting the smooth finish on the table. Through the window, the historic brick buildings of the city are visible...
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  • An Oil painting on canvas of Coffee Air pots
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    Air Pots - Cafe Oil Painting

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    The different shades of reds, blues, and greys reflecting in the silver of the air pots (filled with the delicious cafe coffee) made an inspiring visual effect in this still life painting.More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing etc...
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  • An oil painting on canvas of a chocolate lab by Julia Swartz.
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    Mischief - Chocolate Lab Oil Painting

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    An oil painting on canvas of a chocolate lab by Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is 40" x 40".
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  • A commission for Moran's grandparents, this oil painting depicts a sweet little girl with her new kitten.
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    Morgan - Figure Oil Painting

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    A commission for Moran's grandparents, this oil painting depicts a sweet little girl with her new kitten. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original painting is Sold - Private collector
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  • An oil painting of Gideon, a chocolate lab going for a walk by Julia Swartz.
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    Morning Exercise - Chocolate Lab Oil Painting

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    An oil painting of Gideon, a chocolate lab going for a walk by Julia Swartz. Just stepping out into the warm fall morning Gideon stretches his legs. The fresh sunlight casts a playful shadows on his path. Julia creates the tone of anticipation with swift...
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  • A portrait Oil paintings of Julia Swartz's granddaughter, Lancaster PA
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    Above the Clouds - Oil Painting

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    An oil painting of a view from above the clouds by artist Julia Swartz. In 1997 my husband, Terry, built and experimental airplane and on a nice calm evening, we enjoy going up and buzzing around the county. I especially like to go above the clouds. It...
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  • Figure watercolor painting of a Mother and daughter by Julia Swartz.
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    Amy & Abbey - Figure Oil Painting

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    This time Julia has shown the intimacy and love between a young mother and her infant daughter in this realistic portrait of her daughter-in-law Amy and granddaughter Abbey. The attention to detail in the features showcases the capabilities of Julia as a...
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  • This is as beautifully rendered and more realistic portrait of Julia's son and her grandson Caleb.
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    Anthony & Caleb - Figure Oil Painting

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    This is as beautifully rendered and more realistic portrait of Julia's son and her grandson Caleb, done when he was 1 1/2 years old. The details in the faces convey the love of family and particularly the relationship of a young father and son. Original...
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  • Oil painting of Judge Michael Georgelis by Julia Swartz
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    Judge Michael Georgelis - Oil Painting

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    In 2005 Julia was commissioned to paint a portrait of President Judge Michael Georgelis. The portrait now hangs in the Lancaster County courthouse along side the other past President Judges.
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  • A portrait oil painting of Ruth, Julia's mother, and aunt Eve by Julia Swartz
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    Little Ruthie & Evie - Figure Oil Painting

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    A portrait oil painting of Ruth, Julia's mother, and aunt Eve by Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is NFS - personal collection.
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  • A portrait oil painting of Ruth, Julia's mother, Julia Swartz
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    Little Ruthie - Figure Oil Painting

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    A portrait oil painting of Ruth, Julia's mother, Julia Swartz. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil painting on canvas is NFS - private collection.
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  • A portrait of a Father and you son by Julia Swartz
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    Morning Hug - Figure Oil Painting

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    A portrait of a Father and you son by Julia Swartz. Julia loves to see the bond that is so strong between her son Anthony and grandson Colby. While on her annual family vacation to the mountains, Julia was able to capture a moment of this love. She then...
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  • An oil painting of a Mother holding a baby by Julia Swartz
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    Mother & Child - Figure Oil Painting

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    This oil paintings is of Amy and Colby, Julia's Daughter-in-law and Grandson. This serene and relaxed oil painting captures a moment of Amy's natural love for her children. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original oil...
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  • An Original Figure Oil paintings by Julia Swartz, Lancaster PA.
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    Sisters Ruth & Evie - Figure Oil Painting

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    This is a portrait of Julia’s mother and her sister Evie, Julia’s aunt, when they were young women, perhaps 17 or 18. The detailed pattern of the dresses is enhanced with a subtle touch of pastel color which enhances the flesh tones of the...
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  • This oil painting is a portrait of Julia's daughter-in-law, Amy, while pregnant with her son Colby.
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    Sweet Expectations II - Figure Oil Painting

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    This oil painting is a portrait of Julia's daughter-in-law, Amy, while pregnant with her son Colby. In this portrait Julia was able to capture the warm, beautiful, glow emanating from Amy. With pregnancy, comes a confident proud love that is captured in...
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  • This oil painting is a portrait of Julia's beautiful daughter-in-law, Amy
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    Sweet Expectations III - Figure oil painting

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    This oil painting is a portrait of Julia's beautiful daughter-in-law, Amy, during her second pregnancy. Soon after Julia finished this painting her second grandson, Jason, was born. More info about giclee prints, gallery wrapped, framing, etc. Original...
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  • An oil portrait of Julia's daughter, Amber, this piece captures a view of innocence and beauty on her wedding day.
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    Wedding Dress - Figure Oil Painting

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    An oil portrait of Julia's daughter, Amber, this piece captures a view of innocence and beauty on her wedding day. All at once we see Amber through her mother's eyes as a girl with her little sandaled feet emerging from a bushel of tulle and also a woman...
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  • A Red Apple oil painting on canvas study 2 by Julia Swartz
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    Apple II - Oil painting

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    A Red Apple Oil painting study 2 by Julia Swartz. This oil painting is the more recent rendition of the apple that Julia painted in 1978. Because her innate tendency is to paint very tight and realistic, she enjoys pushing herself to loosen up and take a...
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