Rachel McPhail – Mel & Marge

Original, Painting | 100 × 100 cm | Unframed


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‘Mel & Marge’ is a large box canvas featuring two golden manta rays framed by shoals of fish and coral reefs. The sea was created using a mix of acrylic and ink. Additional texture was added by outlining the fish, manta rays and details of the coral reefs in raised gold acrylic.

Acrylic on canvas


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


Please note that shipping costs are not included in the purchase price for this artwork, and there may be additional customs charges for deliveries outside the UK.  Upon purchase, a member of the DSWF team will be in touch to discuss collection or delivery options. All artworks will remain at the Mall Galleries, even if sold, until the exhibition concludes on 6 July 2024.


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.