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Stunning billboard painting -  An artist is putting the finishing touches to a spectacular coastal painting for the new Jane Austen TV drama - using a huge advertising billboard.<br />
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David Downes was commissioned by ITV to create the stunning landscape painting for 'Sanditon' which started last Sunday.<br />
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However, rather than opting for a traditional poster, the artist was asked to produce the magnificent painting by hand.