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«Golden Glimpse: The Majestic Goldfinch». Chris Rutledge Chris Rutledge
«Golden Glimpse: The Majestic Goldfinch» is a captivating, large-scale acrylic painting that skillfully captures the elegance and allure of the goldfinch, a bird known for its radiant yellow plumage and striking black and dark blue wings. Rendered in thick, bold strokes of acrylic paint, the artist has expertly encapsulated the goldfinch's side profile, the bird standing tall and dignified.

In this richly textured representation, the goldfinch is depicted in its full, vibrant color - a brilliant yellow body contrasted by dark, blue-black wings. The bird's distinctive touch of red on its forehead is also depicted, further adding to the visual appeal of this artwork.

The artist's use of bold brush strokes lends the painting an impressionistic feel, whilst thin strokes of paint have been meticulously employed to highlight the finer details of the bird, such as its beady eyes, pointed beak, and delicate feathers. The combination of these techniques results in a powerful portrayal of the goldfinch, one that is both realistic and artistically expressive.

Set against a canvas that supports the weight of the thick paint, the painting has a dynamic and textured surface, adding depth and dimension to the composition. The contrasting bold and thin brush strokes create a sense of movement, giving the static image of the goldfinch an implied energy and life.

«Golden Glimpse: The Majestic Goldfinch» is a celebration of the natural world's vivid colors and the beauty of wildlife. The painting is not just a detailed portrayal of a goldfinch, but a testament to the artist's ability to capture the essence of its subject through expressive brushwork and vibrant coloration.
«Golden Glimpse: The Majestic Goldfinch»
Art by Independent Artists,  Digital Art,  Digital Art
Author: Chris Rutledge
3.8 x  101.6 x  76.2 cm  /   1.5 x  40 x  30 in
Themes: Wild Animals  /   Genre: Impressionnism  /   Authenticity / Provenance: Sold by the Artist  /   Artists types: Independant artists  /   Period: Contemporary  /  
Posted: may 16, 2023 / Modified: may 16, 2023
Copyright Chris Rutledge

«Golden Glimpse: The Majestic Goldfinch»
1,053 €  747 £  1,200 $ 
Private collection
Chris Rutledge
Chris Rutledge
Artist Painter 
Longmont, United States
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