Mermaid I

Jemma Attwater

Acrylic on Canvass
/ 100 x 100 x 5cm

About this work

These two paintings can be paired together or separately. I wanted to paint these in a more restricted illustrative style to represent an old woodcut, etching style I found in an 18th century book. I wanted to be able to focus on putting as much detail into all areas of the painting and this is why I kept it monochromatic. It allows you to look at the detail and the subject without the emotional influences of colour. Read more »

  • Provenance property of artist
  • Seller Vision3
  • Price £400.00



Born in Perth, Western Australia and studied at The Western Australian school of Art and Design. Spent a few years in Perth after studies working from own studio. Moved to London in 2007

Works vary from black and white charcoal and ink illustrative style with subject matter ranging from mythological subjects to figurative studies. Also likes to experiment with a more abstract style which tends to be more about bold colour splashes and texture.

Most works are on large scale canvases, this with a mixed use of media compliments the bold subject matter. Read more »

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