Gold and Silver Leaf on Blue Panel is an original by contemporary artist, Claire Burke
Genuine Gold and Silver leaf and mixed media on a blue bespoke panel.
Claire Burke’s works are an exploration in texture and material, using gold and silver leaf to convey grace and lucidity.
The sparsely colour-
The pieces have been described as ‘elegant’ and beautiful’, yet they still retain a simplicity that belies their careful construction.
As with all of Claire Burke’s work, the process and its visibility through the layers of applied material comprise a large part of the content.
Her work uses traditional gilding techniques as part of a rich composition. Her controlled development of these complex surfaces allows her to both hide and reveal the strata beneath.