I never thought I would become an observer of bird behaviour. Since being adopted by three generations of Butcherbirds who come to my balcony to be fed, I have given them all a name. This interest in birds has manifested itself in a particular way in this group of paintings.

—Jenny Watson

Exhibition Dates: 13 February – 8 March 2014
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Jenny Watson A parrot atop dancers, 2014; Acrylic, Japanese pigment and diamantes on rabbit skin glue primed English printed linen ; 165 x 132 cm; enquire
A parrot atop dancers, 2014
Acrylic, Japanese pigment and diamantes on rabbit skin glue primed English printed linen
165 x 132 cm
Jenny Watson Bird with an insect, 2014; Japanese pigment tinted gesso on vintage wool with acrylic, pigment and diamantes; 108 x 100.5 cm; enquire
Bird with an insect, 2014
Japanese pigment tinted gesso on vintage wool with acrylic, pigment and diamantes
108 x 100.5 cm
Jenny Watson Scarlett O'Hara with a budgerigar, 2014; acrylic and Japanese pigment on rabbit skin glue primed English printed linen; 182 x 128 cm; enquire
Scarlett O'Hara with a budgerigar, 2014
acrylic and Japanese pigment on rabbit skin glue primed English printed linen
182 x 128 cm
Jenny Watson Ginger, 2014; acrylic and Japanese pigments on gesso primed hessian; 135 x 99 cm; enquire
Ginger, 2014
acrylic and Japanese pigments on gesso primed hessian
135 x 99 cm
Jenny Watson 60's dolly bird, 2014; Japanese pigment tinted gesso and acrylic on 10gm cotton duck; 160 x 95 cm; enquire
60's dolly bird, 2014
Japanese pigment tinted gesso and acrylic on 10gm cotton duck
160 x 95 cm