For his dazzling Primal Colours collection, Robert adopted a primary colour palette to reinvent art history. Diving into the narrative of animals, he researched cave paintings and bestiaries and took his own reference photography to capture the majesty of the animal kingdom.
Robert says: “This piece is based on the first photograph I took when visiting The Big Cat Sanctuary, and was the first piece I painted for the series. I love the position of the tiger’s head – it’s proud, noble and otherworldly. It held this pose for a long time, as if it knew its place and who it was. I’m very fortunate to have had this experience, as I got to go behind the scenes and see the majestic animals up close. It was a primal feeling and definitely a primal fear.”
Find out how he creates his signature drip-effect here.
Edition size: 195
Show artwork dimensions in:
Use this calculator to see which finance option suits your purchase.
Join our mailing list for all the latest art news, lifestyle features & artist updates. We'll help kick-start your collection with £25 off your first purchase.*
*Terms and conditions apply
© Copyright Castle Fine Art published 2012, last updated 2019. Castle Fine Art acts as a credit broker and only offers credit products from Secure Trust Bank PLC trading as V12 Retail Finance.
Castle Fine Art is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our registration number is 06910082. Credit provided subject to age and status. Terms & Conditions Privacy Cookies V12 Finance