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  • 90x90 cm 
  • Oil paint on linen
  • Silver eared Hornbill
  • 2022

Prijs: € 3000,-

Discover the magic of 'Grumpy,' an oil painting that brings the enchanting Silver-eared hornbill to life. This artwork takes you on a captivating journey into the fascinating world of the Silver-eared hornbill, captured in a moment of mischievous quirkiness.


While observing this remarkable bird, inspired by its natural beauty, I stumbled upon a unique scene. The Silver-eared hornbill was peacefully resting on a branch, slightly hunched in a soothing sleep. However, my presence was eventually noticed, and the expression that followed was "grumpy" – a gaze of 'do not disturb' penetrating and full of character.


It was at that exact moment that inspiration struck, and I knew that this special scene had to be immortalized on canvas. Thus, "Grumpy" was born – a masterpiece that not only captures the unique beauty of the Silver-eared hornbill but also its personality and quirky charm.


The choice of a dark background emphasizes the imposing "horn" on its upper beak, giving the painting an extra dimension. This distinctive feature, with its prehistoric vibes, is subtly highlighted, inviting the viewer to delve deeper into the meaning of "Grumpy."


Every brushstroke on the canvas tells a story, and every shade captures the essence of this unique moment. The Silver-eared hornbill, immortalized in its grumpy glory, invites you to see the world through its eyes.


Feel free to discover this masterpiece and let yourself be carried away by the enchanting world of "Grumpy," where art and nature merge into an unforgettable tableau.

  • Framed in a hand-painted, black tray frame.
  • The artwork is the original, unique oil painting.
  • No reproductions or prints of this painting are currently or will be released in the future.
  • The artwork is signed by me and comes with a certificate of authenticity.
  • Due to variations in (computer) screens, colors may differ.
  • This painting can be viewed up close at my studio in Vessem.
  • The painting can be picked up at my studio or can be shipped worldwide.

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