Rachel McPhail – Swarm

Original, Painting | 38 × 38 cm | Framed


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ARTWORK DESCRIPTION: Bombus Reinigiellus is an endangered bumble bee, native to Europe. By using pink and purple watercolours with raised gold acrylic, Rachel McPhail’s painting seeks to capture the delicate nature of the the individual bees whilst combining the complexity and movement of the swarm as they act together.

ARTIST BIOGRAPHY: Rachel is a London based artist who is interested in trying to capture the beauty of wildlife, with a particular interest in painting animals with bold patterns and colouring. Through the use of changing tones and simplified forms, Rachel is currently focused on trying to provide a sense of movement and life in her paintings. She uses a range of mediums, including acrylic and watercolour, in combination with a raised gold acrylic paint to create a textured effect and to add dimension to her pieces. 



MEDIUM:  Watercolour & Acrylic 

DELIVERY INFORMATION: Please note that delivery costs are NOT included in the purchase price and there may be additional custom charges if the buyer resides outside of the UK.  Upon purchase, a member of the DSWF team will be in touch with you to discuss collection and delivery options. All artworks will remain, even if sold, at the Mall Galleries until the exhibition concludes on 16 September 2023. 

CONSERVATION CONTRIBUTION: At least 50% of the proceeds from this sale will support the charitable work of David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) and our ground-based conservation partners across Africa and Asia.