Artist

Diane Abt
Oakland, California

Diane Abt incorporates her study of Asian calligraphy into her artworks, whether in sparse black-and-white works or more complex, dream-like compositions. She currently lives in California and had a 35-year career in journalism before transforming her life-long hobby of art-making into her second career. She takes inspiration from artists like Paul Klee, Robert Motherwell, and Francisco Goya. Fun fact: she lived and worked in Japan for more than seven years.

Artist and Customer Comments


S Day 5/24/2014 | 10:41 AM

I bought Sexual Healing and Gotham. Both are very interesting and look very professional. Diane's work is multi-layered. You won't get bored with it. Her frame work is precise. The woman is fascinating.

Diane Abt 3/22/2013 | 11:27 AM

Thanks for the warm welcome and kind words about my artwork. I'm thrilled to have my artwork up on UGallery's digital walls.

UGallery 3/21/2013 | 8:20 PM

Hi Diane! Welcome to UGallery. We featured you on our blog as a new artist. You can read the post here: http://blog.ugallery.com/post/45951530980/new-artist-spotlight-diane-abt-sonja-caldwell-and

Moonlit Sonata
by DIANE ABT


Mixed media artwork on composite board
One-of-a-kind
Signed on front and back
2015

14" h x 11" w x .5" d
0 lbs. 6 oz.

$425


Financing available through Affirm
Question

Payments as low as

Artwork Details

Comments About This Piece

The gentle colors of moonlight on a quiet seascape marked the beginning of this playful monotype on Japanese paper. The intent was to capture the musical emotion of a moonlit evening. The Japanese paper is mounted on a cradled wood panel, covered with an archival varnish, and comes ready to hang.

Mixed media artwork

Mixed media refers to an artwork that is created using several different types of traditional art media, for example oil paint, ink and collage. The specific media used for each mixed media piece on UGallery is listed in the notes section.

Composite board

Composite board is a thin, flat panel of compressed wood. If not already framed, most composite board work will require framing.

One-of-a-kind

A one-of-a-kind artwork is a unique piece handmade by the artist. There is only one in existence. The work may be part of a series, however, the piece itself is unlike any other. This piece is available exclusively at UGallery.

Free Shipping and Returns

Free Shipping:

We offer free shipping in the United States on all our artwork. Additional charges may apply for international orders.

Expert Packaging:

Your artwork is expertly packaged with our custom art boxes. No peanuts, no mess.

Week-Long Test Run:

Try any piece in your home risk-free: We want you to love your new art, so if a piece doesn't quite work in your space, return it within 7 days of receiving your order and we'll issue you a refund on the price of the art. We will pay for the return shipping on pieces measuring up to 50 inches on the longest side. For larger artwork or pieces shipped outside of the United States, please see our complete return policy here for details.

If you have any questions about our shipping process, please email us at sales@ugallery.com

About UGallery

We are a unique online art gallery offering affordable art for sale from the nation's most talented mid-career and emerging artists. Our expert panel carefully selects each artist and piece we exhibit so that you can purchase artwork with confidence.
Browse
1. Browse
Browse art in a range of styles, with straight-forward pricing set by our expert curators.
Browse
2. Receive
Art is shipped directly
from artists' studios in custom-built boxes. No peanuts, no mess.
Browse
3. Hang
Artwork arrives at
your doorstep
ready-to-hang! Free shipping, free returns.