“I’ve Never Been More Shore” Chinoiserie Art, Coastal Birds

$2,300.00

“I’ve Never Been More Shore” is a perfect mix of shorebirds including the Tricolored Heron, Reddish Heron and the Purple Gallinule. These birds are painted in a Modern Chinoiserie style and inspired by the scientific illustration of James Audubon’s work. Beautiful details like tiny feathers and dragonfly wings will have the viewer looking again and again.

This unframed original work is 22″ X 44″ acrylic on wood. Signed by the artist. This piece includes complimentary Ground shipping anywhere in the US. Consider its’ companion piece “Long Time No Sea”.

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“I’ve Never Been More Shore” is a perfect mix of Chinoiserie art and coastal birds. This original work of art includes a Tricolored Heron, a Reddish Heron as well as the Purple Gallinule. This piece is a must for any art collector living by the sea. Uniquely, these birds are painted in a Modern Chinoiserie chic style. Furthermore, the artist was inspired by the scientific illustration of James Audubon’s work. Additionally, beautiful details, such as tiny feathers and dragonfly wings will have the viewer looking closely again and again.

The graceful Reddish Heron is a threatened species in Texas and protected there. Also, native to the southern US Caribbean, South America and Gulf of Mexico is the gorgeous blue and purple Tricolored heron. Together with these larger coastal birds is the Purple Gallinule is the most colorful with its bright colored legs and gorgeous blue and purple plumage.

The soft translucent blue leaves of the tree and the whimsical dragonfly give the piece a light airy feel. Each of these shorebirds are painted in a Modern Chinoiserie chic style. Chinoiserie painting is a considered a European interpretation of East Asian decorative arts. However, Allison puts her lighter touch on her pieces and paints in a looser style with a more modern palette. Additionally, she is inspired by the scientific illustrations of James Audubon. Her signature tiny brushstrokes used for feathers and dragonfly wings will have you looking closely again and again.

This unframed original work is 22″ X 44″ acrylic on wood. Of course this original work of art is signed by the artist. With this in mind, consider its’ companion piece “Long Time No Sea” with even more coastal bird friends. “I’ve Never Been More Shore” includes complimentary Ground shipping anywhere in the US.