- CONTEMPORARY ARTIST & TRADITIONAL PAINTER
George Largent is an outstanding contemporary watercolourist.
In 1965 George accepted a position as Art Director for a successful advertising company. Two years later, he started his own advertising agency which ran sucessfully for sixteen years. In 1984, after selling his agency, he decided to return to painting full-time. Since then, he has specialised in watercolour accumulating many awards and a very strong following with corporate and private collectors.
Although he an accomplished traditional artist, George is renowned for his exciting and captivating contemporary style which convey his emotional attachment to the Australian landscape. Each work is further confirmation of his magnificent control over watercolours. Exactly how this control is achieved remains a mystery and a fascination for artists and the public alike.
For the discerning buyer, George Largent's beautiful paintings are treasures
for they reveal "alternative views of Australia" captured by
the most artistic of contemporary styles.