The Yearling

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The Yearling

Western Wildlife
16.00" H x 20.00" W
Year Completed:
Young Elk
Original for Sale:
Original Available
Available as Ltd Edition:
Artist will donate 10% to Missouri Prairie Foundation from sale of this work.
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I never thought my first elk painting would be a yearling, as us artists generally tend toward the dramatic: big majestic bull elk, antlers shining in the setting sun, bugling on a crisp fall day, that sort of thing.  Fortunately or unfortunately, I instead found myself enthralled by the sleek elegance of this yearling when I met her up close and personal near Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone.  Such beautiful athletic lines and vigor, yet a feminine vulnerability illustrated by the quickness in her eyes and the orangish-pink light illuminating the thin skin of her ears. 

This painting is one of a few western wildlife paintings I did that is a bit different than my other work, as I was experimenting a little with style, lighting and my palette.

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Available Editions of this Artwork

Edition Info Edition Size Dimensions Edition Price
The Yearling | Giclee (signed/numbered) 25 16.00" H x 20.00" W $225.00 USD

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