Oil Painting of Winter Circle

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12 by 24 inches, oil on hardboard

The Winter Circle paints a great big circle of brilliant stars on the dark dome of a winter night. The Winter Circle lassos around Orion’s bright ruddy star Betelgeuse, and this loop of stars circles so far out from Betelgeuse that the Winter Circle even dwarfs Orion the Giant Hunter.

– from Earthsky.org

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One thought on “Oil Painting of Winter Circle

    Oil Paintings: Lake and Sky « Deb Anderson, painting said:
    December 31, 2012 at 10:37 am

    [...] separated. These are each 12 inches by 24 inches, the same dimensions as Summer Triangle and Winter Circle, a pair of star paintings I was working on this time last [...]

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