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"Through my paintings I hope to communicate a personal enthusiasm and respect for the natural world, thus encourage in others an active stewardship of same." -- JEANNE ILLENYE

Roses & Lilies in Beribboned Basket with Scissors & Letters

24x36 inches / oil on canvas
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An exquisite painting of ample proportions to adequately feature details such as a pair of gilt stork scissors to cut a satin ribbon woven loosely through the basket and cascading into an open drawer displaying letters, as well as broken Lily stems, thorny English roses, dewdrops, browning, torn leaves, two butterflies, etc.
(Please excuse distorted table line from digital camera.)

2 comments:

swapnap said...

This one is an absolute stunner :)
Beautiful!

JEANNE ILLENYE said...

Thank you SOOO much Swapnap!! It was rather a large painting, and with all that space to fill after working on my "Little Gems" I just kept adding more and more elements to the composition, i.e., stork scissors, satin ribbon, letters, etc. Your comments are truly appreciated. Jeanne

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