all images ©Ostrie 2002
artwork melding energy and intensity with classical beauty, harmony, and balance
Birds of Paradise standing nude drawing
Title: Birds of Paradise
Coné crayon on canvas
Size: over lifesize
Price: 1200.00
Location: artist's collection, Carlsbad, CA
This is a large drawing, full of gestural energy. I think of this figure as a kind of California flower goddess, standing in a group of Birds of Paradise, the beautiful tropical flowers that are enjoyed year-round in San Diego.
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