Leonora Carrington Animal Art - Owl with Prey
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Leonora Carrington
Owl with Prey

1960

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A drawing by Leonora Carrington. "Owl with Prey" is a graphite on paper drawing depicting an owl clutching a rat in its talons by Surrealist artist Leonora Carrington. Signed lower right, "Leonora 60." Carrington shared the Surrealists' keen interest in the unconscious mind and dream imagery. To these ideas she added her own unique blend of cultural influences, including Celtic literature, Renaissance painting, Central American folk art, medieval alchemy, and Jungian psychology. Provenance: Private Collection, USA

Details

  • Artist
    Leonora Carrington (1917 - 2011, British)
  • Creation Year
    1960
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Condition
    Good
  • Dimensions
    H 8.75 in. x W 6.25 in.H 22.23 cm x W 15.88 cm
  • Gallery Location
    Palm Desert, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU934473522
  • Seller Reference Number
    30170
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