Oil Paintings
on Velvet

About This Painting
The "Historic Bird" is a old theorem which came from a private collection.  The original artist and date are unknown.

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.

Historic Bird & Flowers Painting
Adaptation by Nancy Rosier

 Historic Bird theorem adaptation of a private collection theorem



Description: Historic Bird
Number: 8
Price: $125
Size: Glass Size: 8"x10"  Frame Size: 14"x12"
Frame: Poplar
Graining: Yellow Grained Frame