He was proud as a peacock, whizzing around New York City on his new bike. It’s handy basket, perfect for picking up all manner of provisions.
Peacock in New York
The ephemera: Vintage map of New York City; vintage natural history illustration of peacock; vintage bicycle image; old French letter from 1852; vintage stamps from Finland.
Size: 7 inches square
GIFTED to Patricia 🙂
It is truly hard to resist!
Perhaps Alys will remember, with pleasure, her stay,
And return again one fine day.
Gifted to Alys of Gardening Nirvana
The ephemera: original seed packet label for Nigelle aka Love in a Mist 1900; original airmail sticker, original vintage stamp, original blue denison label, original document from 1811; photograph of a peacock; original war ration stickers from 1944 France; vintage book cover.
Pretentious Peacock, swirling his feathers while he pretends to read the manuscript.
A departure for me from my usual collages. 30cm by 30cm on wooden cradle. Golden Acrylics, old text, peacock.