Currant Pot

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  • About this work of Art

    This work has just sold but if you would like one like it please email deborah@wychwoodart.com or call 07799 535 765 to speak to us to arrange this . There is no extra charge for a commission by Marie Robinson. A commission also means you can have the work personalised with a dedication to your loved one or of course yourself! As always free shipping worldwide is offered.

    Marie Robinson
    Currant Pot
    Original Still Life Painting
    Oil Paint on Board
    Board Size: H 20cm x W 20cm x D 0.5cm
    Framed Size: H 29cm x W 29cm x D 2cm
    Sold Framed in a dark grey painted wood frame
    Please note that insitu images are purely an indication of how a piece may look.

    Marie Robinson’s Currant pot is an original still life painting of a vintage silver mustard pot with red currants spilling out. Marie enjoys painting reflective objects particularly vintage items and the red currant in the pot reminded her of a childhood fairy tale about a magic pot which would refill and never empty. Currant Pot is painted in oils on an board and is framed in a painted wood frame.

    To discuss works by Marie Robinson please contact deborah@wychwoodart.com, or call 07799 535765 / 01869 338155.

    Marie Robinson artist sells works online and in our art gallery in Oxfordshire. Marie Robinson artist comments: My area of artistic practice is painting, underpinned by close observational drawing. I have a continuing engagement with thematic collections and am inspired by the history and associations inherent in ordinary objects and materials. My subjects are commonplace items particularly from the domestic environment. I am interested in the arrangement, combination and repetition of these familiar items and the narrative, atmosphere or resonances which can be evoked by the considered choices of subject and composition. I work from a contemporary perspective rooted in the tradition of realistic still life painting. Painting directly from life I employ a representational style to evoke the qualities of the subject which first attracted my attention, without losing the physicality of oil paint on a flat surface. On leaving school I initially studied for a Chemistry degree before having my two children. Despite having drawn and painted all my life it was only while bringing the children up that I found the flexibility to develop further artistically. I initially studied with the Open College of the Arts and was eventually able to study for a Fine Art degree with De Montfort University as a ‘mature student’, graduating in 2002 with First Class Hons. During this time I also worked part-time as a picture researcher. I now paint full-time, working from my garden studio.

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    • Size : H 29 cm x W 29 cm
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