White Court Art
Based in Wales U.K., Richard and Ros Veal of White Court Art have been collecting and selling British contemporary art for over a decade. They select only the best works, truly loving each piece they present in their collection. White Court Art selects fresh, original works by up-and-coming British artists.
Petrushka by Sax Berlin
A stock character of Russian marionette theatre since the 18th Century, set in St. Petersburg this is a burlesque tale of unrequited love. Charlatan brings the puppets to life and the story begins; Petrurushka loves the Ballerina, but she loves the Moor. The Russian ballet was composed by Stravinsky and Vaslav Nijinsky famously danced the title role. Forming part of Berlins' Harlekings series he captures the pathos of Petrushka & the larger story.,
Sax has used hand mixed and ground pigments with silver leaf.
Inspired by the Shroud of Turin this stunning piece incorporates a singular technique on each section. A masterful and unique amalgamation of materials oil paint silver leaf and crushed marble have made this glorious painting from Berlin a most desirable item for art connoisseurs. Pieta is an Italian word meaning pity compassion and sorrow particularly when referenced to The Madonna these qualities all manifest themselves in this image. Oil Painting 30 x 24 Unframed 2011 Contemporary
Reflection Of A Fire Bird
From the Fire Bird series of 2015. Reflections of a Fire Bird emanates the reflection of orange light from his mirror. Orange is a power colour, signifying creativity but also healing; Berlin subtly creating a multi-faceted character through use of palette.Oil Painting 40" x 30" unframed 2015 Contemporary
Dated August 1851
This charming painting is reminiscent the frescoes of Pompeii. It is a fine example of Salles-Wagner's ability to render feminine beauty and emotional expression in the French academic tradition. It stands out as a particularly well-painted work by this artist.
Good condition, original frame
The artist was the donor of The Salles Wagner in Nimes, France. His works are in collections around the world and have passed through the major auction houses. Very collectible.
Oil Painting 12.5" x 9.5" Oval Framed 17" x 13.5"
In front of the swirling maelstrom Fire Bird sits dispassionately awaiting transformation into his next character. Berlin brings hints of the phoenix legend to bear in this piece and uses this imagery as a metaphor for the rebirth of actors and the assumption of roles, in life as well as on stage. Oil Painting 18" x 14" Framed 18.5" x 14.5" 2015 Contemporary
A Day In Town
As well as his celebrated Cornish paintings Stafford also painted a series set in London. In this picture he captures the excitement of a visit to England's capital city and beautifully portrays the hustle and bustle of London life with its ever present Double Decker buses, billboards, hoardings and crowded streets. The people appear caught up in the ever turning circle of city life.In excellent condition, gallery framed and ready to hang. Oil on board.Purchased by us directly from the artist.Oil Painting 20" x 30" picture 2010 Contemporary
Poppies On The Edge Of A Cornfield
Rich painting of Poppies on the edge of a cornfield in Cornwall. Very heavily impasto-ed work from this eminent English artist. Strang works passionately to represent his environment often painting en plein air to capture the image he wishes to portray. Oil on board.excellent condition.Oil Painting 28" x 36" unframed 1998 20th Century
Large oil on paper by this well collected British artist. Signed and dated 1980 lower left. Superb example of this artists work. Behind glass in excellent condition, new mount original black wood frame. label verso Montpelier Studio London.Oil Painting.Framed 40" x 30" Image 31" x 22" 1980 Contemporary
Mask Of Rylance
Mask Of Rylance - a Sax Berlin on Italian slate beautifully framed. This work is an interpretation of the actor Mark Rylance in his recent role as Thomas Cromwell possibly one of the most influential men in British history. In this piece Berlin has portrayed the subject as a man of wealth and influence this unusual gouache would sit happily in both traditional & contemporary surroundings. Unique style and medium from the studio of Sax Berlin.Mixed Media.Framed 30 x 30 Image 24 x 24.2015.Contemporary