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Traditions Coffee Mug featuring the painting Italian Elder by Joel Smith

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Italian Elder Coffee Mug

Joel Smith

by Joel Smith



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R(60) G(81) B(115)

Product Details

Our ceramic coffee mugs are available in two sizes: 11 oz. and 15 oz. Each mug is dishwasher and microwave safe.

Design Details

While in the village of Montepulciano in Tuscany, I was impressed with the number of resident elderly men and women who came out to the main square... more


11 oz.

Ships Within

5 - 7 business days

Additional Products

Italian Elder Painting by Joel Smith


Italian Elder Canvas Print

Canvas Print

Italian Elder Framed Print

Framed Print

Italian Elder Art Print

Art Print

Italian Elder Poster


Italian Elder Metal Print

Metal Print

Italian Elder Acrylic Print

Acrylic Print

Italian Elder Wood Print

Wood Print

Italian Elder Greeting Card

Greeting Card

Italian Elder iPhone Case

iPhone Case

Italian Elder Throw Pillow

Throw Pillow

Italian Elder Duvet Cover

Duvet Cover

Italian Elder Shower Curtain

Shower Curtain

Italian Elder Tote Bag

Tote Bag

Italian Elder Round Beach Towel

Round Beach Towel

Italian Elder Zip Pouch

Zip Pouch

Italian Elder Beach Towel

Beach Towel

Italian Elder Weekender Tote Bag

Weekender Tote Bag

Italian Elder Portable Battery Charger

Portable Battery Charger

Italian Elder Bath Towel

Bath Towel

Italian Elder T-Shirt


Italian Elder Coffee Mug

Coffee Mug

Italian Elder Yoga Mat

Yoga Mat

Italian Elder Spiral Notebook

Spiral Notebook

Italian Elder Fleece Blanket

Fleece Blanket

Italian Elder Tapestry


Coffee Mug Tags

coffee mugs portrait coffee mugs traditions coffee mugs traditional coffee mugs montepulciano coffee mugs tuscany coffee mugs elder coffee mugs man coffee mugs old man coffee mugs thoughtful coffee mugs

Painting Tags

paintings portrait paintings traditions paintings traditional paintings montepulciano paintings tuscany paintings elder paintings man paintings old man paintings thoughtful paintings

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Artist's Description

While in the village of Montepulciano in Tuscany, I was impressed with the number of resident elderly men and women who came out to the main square before dusk to mix with parents and children of all ages. Here it was a customary gathering of the community every evening, where no one held a cell phone, children jumped rope and played tag, while adults chatted about their day.

About Joel Smith

Joel Smith

Long ago when I was in high school, two passions began to wrestle for dominance inside me, the world of science and the world of art. In particular I was drawn to biology and oil painting at the same time. I struggled to merge these conflicting realities of facts and emotions, trying to determine which should prevail in my life. After many decades of internal "war," the best I've been able to do is merge a career as a field biologist with habitat engineering, and also pursue painting as a pastime. I'm happy to report that some time ago I found the secrets to resolving my early conflicts between art and science. I am forever grateful for having the privilege of devoting myself to the arts, sciences and humanities in the way I did, for...