The Magnified Eye II: Contemporary Botanical Portraiture 

 
Diane Birdsall Gallery, in collaboration with Susan Frei Nathan Fine Works on Paper, LLC., 
 
is pleased to present 
 
The Magnified Eye II: Contemporary Botanical Portraiture  
May 1- June 15, 2014
Diane Birdsall Gallery
16 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371
860 434 3209
 
This spectacular collection of contemporary botanical art on vellum and paper will feature leading artists from the US and UK, represented by Susan Frei Nathan Fine Works on Paper, LLC.
 
The exhibition will take place in Old Lyme, CT at the Diane Birdsall Gallery. Magnifying glasses will be provided for closely viewing the detailed drawing and brushwork inherent in this art form.
 
Enhancing the show will be scheduled talks by Susan Frei Nathan, leading dealer in this genre, to further the knowledge and understanding of this long-held tradition that continues today.
 
The opening reception will take place on Thursday May 1, from 6-8 pm.  Gallery hours are Wednesday – Saturday, 12-6 pm and Sunday 1-4 pm.
 
 

 

  • Karen Kluglein Spring Bouquet, 2011 Watercolor on stretched vellum 14 x 18 inches