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Salmon, Still Life
(Bodegón del Salmón)
ORIGINAL SIZE: 16.53″ X 28.34″

Meléndez mixes 4 different materials with 4 very different textures, achieving a balanced contrast. He plays with mastery, the progression of colours from the dark red, browns of the pitcher, through the copper,and the orange of the salmon, finishing up with the yellow of the lemon.