Charley Harper (American, 1922ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œ2007)
Rainforest Birds, 1982
Artist Charley Harper was an avid naturalist and particularly liked to paint birds. He portrayed a host of species using simple lines and shapes, conveying not only the form and coloration of his avian subjects but also their personalities. His minimalist approach offered a bold and unique interpretation of natureÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¾Ã‚Â¢s winged beauties.