Merv Moriarty 'Lone Girl'

Regular price $1,800.00

An exercise in remarkable skill, Mervyn Moriarty’s 'Lone Girl' commands attention. Life-size, startlingly intimate and imbued with deft grace, this impeccable nude is not only eye-catching, she will hold your gaze. A prominent author, teacher and artist from Brisbane, Moriarty’s dedication to art saw him traverse Australia in a light aircraft, bringing his skills to our most remote regions. His Flying Art School, which still operates today combines a spirit of adventure with art to help those in remote communities overcome regional isolation. Today, Moriarty is represented in major public collections including the National Gallery of Victoria, as well as many private national and international collections. In works like 'Lone Girl', we encounter an artist whose patience and dedication renders technical feats, effortless. More an encounter than an object, this a rare work that will unfurl the more it is considered.

Merv MORIARTY (1937 - )
'Lone Girl'
charcoal on paper
Image Size: 176 x 104 cm
Signed: signed Moriarty lower left
Comes with Letter of Provenance
Availability: in stock
Condition:Very Good: Describes a work of art’s image As New, but may show some small signs of surrounding wear. There are no tears to paper margin or disruption to paint surface. Image is in Fine condition.

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