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«Rising Loggerhead: Hilton Head's Emissary». Chris Rutledge Chris Rutledge
«Rising Loggerhead: Hilton Head's Emissary» is a captivating, large-scale acrylic painting that brings the viewer face-to-face with the awe-inspiring Loggerhead Sea Turtle of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Rendered with an expert application of thick paint on canvas, the work brings to life the singular moment when the sea turtle rises from the water, droplets cascading from its mouth in a mesmerizing display of natural majesty.

The artist has employed bold brush strokes to imbue the scene with a sense of movement and vitality. The Loggerhead, caught in the act of surfacing, is a powerful focal point, its richly detailed form standing out against the backdrop of the ocean.

The painting's color palette is a masterful blend of vivid and pastel hues, expertly used to mirror the natural colors of the turtle and its marine environment. In the style of expressionist colors, the water and the turtle seem to blend and contrast at the same time, creating an impression of unity and distinction that further highlights the inherent beauty of the scene.

«Rising Loggerhead: Hilton Head's Emissary» is a homage to the Loggerhead Sea Turtle and its home, Hilton Head Island. It's a vivid celebration of marine life, rendered with expressive artistry and a keen eye for the grandeur of nature.
«Rising Loggerhead: Hilton Head's Emissary»
Art by Independent Artists,  Digital Art,  Digital Art
Author: Chris Rutledge
3.8 x  121.9 x  76.2 cm  /   1.5 x  48 x  30 in
Themes: Animals  /   Genre: Impressionnism  /   Authenticity / Provenance: Sold by the Artist  /   Artists types: Independant artists  /   Period: Contemporary  /  
Posted: may 14, 2023 / Modified: may 14, 2023
Copyright Chris Rutledge

Marisol Usandegi
Premium members Marisol Usandegi , May 14
Bonita realizacion Magnífico.
«Rising Loggerhead: Hilton Head's Emissary»
1,053 €  747 £  1,200 $ 
Private collection
Chris Rutledge
Chris Rutledge
Artist Painter 
Longmont, United States
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