Thinking of giving art for Christmas? Explore our gift guide

Elizabeth Gourlay, With Ultramarine Rose

Elizabeth Gourlay With Ultramarine Rose, 2017

View in a room Painting 40 x 40 inch Unique artwork

$8,850

Delivery : One to two weeks

Make an offer

How does it work?
Add to my favourites 11 people are looking at this artwork
Elizabeth Gourlay, With Ultramarine Rose
Description
  • Offered by the gallery

    IdeelArt
    Londres - United Kingdom

  • Authenticity

    Work sold with an invoice from the gallery
    and a certificate of authenticity

  • Signature

    Hand-signed by artist

  • Medium

    Painting : ink, fiberglass

  • Themes

    Abstract

  • Support

    Painting on canvas on stretcher

  • Type

    Unique work

  • Dimensions cm | inch

    40 x 40 inch

  • Framing

    Not framed

  • Collector’s Guide

  • About the artwork

    Ink, flashe on canvas - Unframed

    Elizabeth Gourlay uses a wide range of media such as oil, flashe, acrylic, ink and graphite to create artfully simple and strong compositions.

    Gourlay thinks of her work as a meditation on colours, lines and forms, leading to a complex network of shifting shapes and colours. "The shapes and lines create my own vocabulary of abstract forms."

Delivery

Artsper's galleries deliver artworks worldwide and using specialised carriers.

The artwork can be delivered to the address of your choice within 1 to 2 weeks after validation of your order. The work is insured during transport, so it's risk-free.


Find out more about delivery
Free return

You have 14 days to find the perfect spot for your artwork. If you change your mind, you can send it back free of charge and we'll reimburse you.


Find out more about free return
Payment

You can pay by credit and debit card, PayPal or bank transfer only in euros. We take fraud very seriously and respect your confidential information, which is why all payments are subject to 3D Secure validation.


Find out more about payment
Guarantee

Artsper's pledge of quality: We only work with professional galleries and guarantee the authenticity and provenance of our artworks.


Find out more about Artsper guarantee
Share this artwork

Elizabeth Gourlay

Born in: 1961

United States

Elizabeth Gourlay is an American abstract artist whose work emerges from a progressive process of layering colour, lines and forms, informed both by inner emotional states and her observation of nature and architecture. She lives and works in Chester (CT).

Elizabeth Gourlay studied Drawing and Painting at the Edinburgh College of Art in Scotland where she graduated in 1983, she then went to Yale University School of Art (CT) where she earned an MFA in Painting.

Elizabeth Gourlay uses a wide range of mediums such as oil, flashe, acrylic, ink and graphite to create artfully simple and strong compositions. Her work usually begins with layering washes of colours, then followed by drawings elements. The colours are sharply and fully selected, using a wide range of colour palettes from almost monochromatic to greatly polychromatic.

Her paintings are metaphorical: some of her pieces allude to science by illustrating experiments with coordinate planes and bar graphs. Some refer to music with shapes defining sound and colour defining volume. Furthermore, some paintings suggest history and culture with covering layers of apparent worn or shredded paper.

The use of line suggests influences from Agnes Martin while her play of colour reminds Paul Klee’s work. Elizabeth Gourlay's compositions deal with order and chaos using line, colour and shape.
Read more

Elizabeth Gourlay, With Ultramarine Rose
Elizabeth Gourlay, With Ultramarine Rose Elizabeth Gourlay, With Ultramarine Rose Elizabeth Gourlay, With Ultramarine Rose