Oil Paintings
on Velvet

About This Painting
This is Nancy's Own Design and is a wonderful example of American folk art. The bird in the decorative dish is shown with colorful fruit. It's just a great theorem.

About Theorem Paintings
Theorems are painted on a cotton velveteen with the use of stencils. This form of stencil painting was popular between 1810 and 1860 for young ladies in finishing school. The paint is oil based.

About The Frame
The frame is a grained frame which is also hand painted by Nancy Rosier. Graining involves multiple layers of painting.


Decorative Fruit Bowl with Folk-art Bird
Design by Artist Nancy Rosier




Description: Bird and Basket of Fruit - Design by Nancy Rosier
Number: 233
Price: $125
Size: Glass Size: 8"x10"  Frame Size: 12"x14"
Frame: Poplar
Graining: Red Ray Grained Frame