Working from vintage family photos, I painted the big fish that got away, a vintage bather and scarlet ibis in a surreal whimsical composition. The painting addresses our changing eco system where fish in the ocean are not something we can take for granted. 

- Mary Pratt

Catch And Release
MARY PRATT


Oil painting on stretched canvas
Painting wraps around edges
Ready to hang

One-of-a-kind
Signed on front
2018

48" h x 36" w x 1.5" d
12 lbs. 0 oz.

$3,125

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Artist
Mary Pratt
Buford, Georgia

Getting to Know Mary

Mary Pratt, a Georgia-based artist, is known for her impressionistic yet modern oil paintings that capture the world with a jovial poise. Her soft, ethereal palette is complemented by the occasional bright pop of color. The artist’s aesthetic choices are intuitive rather than premeditated. Through her gestural brushstrokes, Mary’s paintings summon a joyful, even childlike, emotional response. Her style is nuanced by a range of inspirations, including scenery from the state of Georgia. The personal edge that Mary brings to each painting alters and enhances recognizable subject matter, cultivating an imaginative visual experience.