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  • Randall Deihl

    Clark Gallery

    ALONG WITH SCOTT PRIOR and the late Gregory Gillespie, painter Randall Deihl has earned the moniker “Valley Realist” with his painstakingly detailed oil portraits and nostalgic, campy vignettes. Most of the twenty-nine still-lifes, portraits, and landscapes recently on view capture the scenes and characters of Deihl's beloved Pioneer Valley in rural western Massachusetts. Quirky yet familiar images of old bottle collectors, wizened farmers, and elderly couples in laundromats fill panels and canvases ranging in scale from eleven by ten inches to four by seven feet. Deihl is also fascinated by

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