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«The Perched Sparrow». Chris Rutledge Chris Rutledge
«The Perched Sparrow» is a large-scale acrylic painting that captures an intimate moment in the life of a sparrow. The painting adopts a close-up perspective, revealing the side view of the bird perched on a branch, bathed in a play of vibrant blue and warm orange hues.

This bold yet detailed acrylic painting is crafted with thick paint on canvas, resulting in a textured surface that adds depth and dimension. The artist uses a blend of bold and thin strokes, skillfully manipulating the viscosity of the acrylic paint to create a vivid impression of the bird's soft, delicate feathers. The careful application of paint also accentuates the bird's distinctive features, bringing its essence to life on the canvas.

The sparrow, a bird known for its modesty and familiarity, is given a moment of grandeur in this composition. Its plumage, depicted in shades of blue and orange, stands out against the implied backdrop, causing the viewer to pause and appreciate the intricate details.

The branch on which the sparrow is perched has been painted with the same attention to detail. The use of both bold and thin strokes here creates a striking contrast between the sparrow and its perch, further enhancing the overall composition.

«The Perched Sparrow» is a testament to the beauty found in the everyday. The artist's masterful use of color and texture has transformed a simple scene from nature into a captivating and emotive piece of art.
«The Perched Sparrow»
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 17, 2023 / Modified: may 17, 2023
Copyright Chris Rutledge

«The Perched Sparrow»
1,053 €  747 £  1,200 $ 
Private collection
Chris Rutledge
Chris Rutledge
Artist Painter 
Longmont, United States
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