“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. 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. Allison puts her lighter touch on her pieces and paints in a looser style with a more modern palette. She is inspired by the scientific illustrations of James Audubon.
The original work measures 22″ X 44″ acrylic on wood. Of course this original work of art is signed by the artist.
Beautiful high quality prints are offered on stretched canvas or linen (framed or unframed). Choose from several options and sizes.