A painting of gentle pinks and cinnamons this artwork has a deeply soothing effect. Loose expressive brushwork picks out the intriguing checkerboard of colours on the wings of the butterfly as she rests and feeds on some wild thyme. Full of the magic of an unexpected sighting this painting glows and resonates.
‘Silver Fritillary Butterfly’ is painted in oils on a gessoed panel, mounted behind glass in cream and white and presented in a upcycled hand painted grey frame. The artwork measures 14.5cm square and total dimensions including framing are 39.5 cm x 42cm.