A colorful and epxressive Blenheim Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, featuring bright fall colors! Painted with acrylics on gessoed board. The Blenheim coloration of the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel dog is the most common, and is a chestnut red with white markings. The chestnut areas of this dog are represented with bright warm colors (red, orange and yellow) with magenta and violet as shadow colors. The white areas of the dog are represented primarily with white, using light blue and purple as shadow colors. The background is an energetic mix of blue, purple, magenta, and orange, which complements the colors in the dogs fur.
The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a popular small breed in the Toy group of dog breeds. They are friendly and affectionate, and require a lot of attention. The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel diverged from the similar King Charles Spaniel in the 1920s during an attempt to recreate the original breed.