Title: Sunrise at “The Plage”, Auberge Du Soleil, Napa Valley
Size: 460mm×330mm (P8)
Media: Oil on canvas
At the end of April, early mornings in Napa Valley are still cold.
However, as the sun rises over the low-lying hills its gentle rays rapidly warm the air, and by late morning the parasols by the pool will all open.
The dry Mediterranean climate of the valley is perfectly suited to the growing of fine wine grapes, and for farniente at the Auberge