Beauty and the Feast
46 x 62 inches / Oil on Canvas / catalog # 326-17
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A macro view of a magnolia blossom glowing from the early morning sun. A bee has landed on the painting by the artist's signature in true trompe l'oeil fashion, casting his shadow onto the painting's surface.
PROVENANCE: 2017-2019 SOLO MUSEUM TOUR “My Tennessee Home: The Paintings of Camille Engel” depicting the Tennessee State Symbols. A Trompe L’oeil honeybee is found near the signature. Honeybee is one of four Tennessee State insects. • Parthenon Museum, Nashville, TN: September 14 – December 31, 2017 • Ellen Noel Art Museum, Odessa, TX: February 22 – May 20, 2018. • Customs House Museum, Clarksville, TN: October 16, 2017 – January 2, 2018