Mixed Media on linen, ready to hang.
Signed on the back.
Here is a lovely autumn-winter warmer for you. Big open fire, Glass of Shiraz and hearty colours to enjoy.
I have reduced the price of this painting due to the effect of Corona Virus on the world economy and my income. I am hoping it helps some buyers to beautify their homes in this current situation and be able to support a sole trader - artist (that's me), at the same time.
Prices will return to normal when the world does.
This is an original, one off, abstract painting on canvas ready to hang on your beautiful wall. This large painting allows you to come in close and experience the joy inspired by aquatic, molecular and microscopic life.
Burgundy, Claret, Shiraz, Pinot Noir a wonderful colourful one from my Aqua Vitae Series, a body of work created around a commission I did inspired by the poetics and history of Wine, and the ‘waters of life’ or ‘Aqua Vitae’. This one was based on a Shiraz. Lush deep colours, intensity and depth. And of course it connects perfectly with my molecular-cellular biological abstraction. Here I am really pushing the colour and bubbling vibrancy. Life over-enlarged until all that remains is vibration and colour and a big dose of Spring.
Such a joy to look into the lush characteristics of wine. The generous warm tones on the palette and on the eye. The richness, generosity and depth. And then looking into the glass from above, the jewel of light coming through the colour, the wave of the swirl. I could go on forever about the richness of these experiences and the layers of history, but the pleasure is in the painting and the glass.
Anecdotally the grey ovoids you see in this painting came from my friends experiment with wine fermentation in these beautiful concrete egg shaped barrels from France. After a visit to his winery I found these so adorable and quirky they could not help find their way into my painting.
What I enjoy most about my paintings is they make people smile with a sense of wonderment and feelings of happiness as well as giving their walls style and finesse with a splash of colour for years to come.
ALL PAINTINGS ARE VARNISHED with Professional Quality Artists Varnish, once they have been photographed. This gives a protective surface and an exquisite sheen that really makes the colours powerful & eye-catching.
The painting is on canvas wrapped around traditional wooden stretcher bars with edges that are a smart 3.5cm deep out from your wall.
The edges are cleaned, staple free and painted a neutral grey to compliment this painting.
Ready to put on your wall with hanging wire on back.
Painting is signed and titled verso.
This painting can be FRAMED in a beautiful Natural Tasmanian Oak Box frame, with edges that are a smart 5cm deep out from your wall for an extra $270 and 10 days to two weeks extra delivery time would be needed. You can also request other coloured frames.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Jacquelyn Stephens is a Melbourne based artist who has been successfully exhibiting her paintings for over 20 years since completing a BFA in Painting at the prestigious Victorian College of the Arts. She has gained an extensive knowledge of Art, quality art materials, techniques and theory from working closely in the arts industries and in her own art practice. Jacquelyn works full time from her studio on the Melbourne fringe. She has had several successful solo and group exhibitions in commercial galleries and artists run spaces. Her paintings can be seen in many media publications and are held in private collections worldwide. Many of the key themes in her work have been informed by her interest in water, nature, science and the domain of medicine.
COMMISSIONS: Jacquelyn is more than happy to create a unique painting for your wall.
All images remain the copyright property of the artist, Jacquelyn Stephens.
Some interior images created by and courtesy of iartview app.
Please note that Artworks displayed in rooms are for the purpose of illustration only and are not always to exact scale. They are pretty close but be sure to check the dimensions for paintings actual size.
Sold with a 'Certificate of Authenticity' on request.
Some FEEDBACK from my artwork sold online:
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'Thanks Jacquelyn. Great little painting with a neat story.'
'What a beautiful print thanks for the communication as well'
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