Oil on Canvas
60" x 72"
Signed Hunt Slonem, verso
Provenance: Private Collection, Paradise Valley, Arizona
Hunt Slonem is an American painter, sculptor, and printmaker. He is best known for his Neo-Expressionist paintings of tropical birds, often based on a personal aviary in which he has been keeping from 30 to over 100 live birds of various species. Slonem's works are included in many important museum collections all over the world; he is exhibiting regularly at both public and private venues, and he has received numerous honors and awards.
A serigraph based on this painting was done in 1981 titled MU.