Woman with flowers
Artist Statement: "This work forms part of my “Islander” series. Exotic in content and coloration, the woman looks down at the bunch of flowers as Eve perhaps about to partake of the forbidden fruit in the garden, or, is she simply admiring the
beauty of the flowers. (my work after all is based on imagination).
The viewer can make the decision..
Medium: Acrylic and oil on board
Dimensions: 90 x 90 cms
CHG Director's Statement: John Maitland is considered by some “one of Australia’s most exciting artists” (John Norris, Prime Arts Publishing), while his works have been referred to as “possessing the exquisite line and colour of a Matisse”.
John Maitland captures children, people, families and indigenous Australians within their environment. His compositions provide insight into the personality of those within his paintings or their connection to the landscape, giving the viewer a yearning for life's simple pleasures. His figurative paintings are colourful, alluring, ethereal, dreamy and command a strong following.
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