Charcoal Drawings – Mezzotint engravings
Sarah Gillespie is an exceptionally talented painter and original print-maker, living and working in Devon, S.W. UK. Gillespie trained in Paris, at the Atelier Neo-Medici, and at the Ruskin School of Fine Art, Oxford University.
She was awarded the Egerton Coghill Prize for Landscape Painting, and the prestigious International Elizabeth Greenshield Award for figurative painting. She is well established in the art world. In the last fifteen years Sarah has had several sell-out exhibitions in London, having shown with Waterhouse and Dodd in Cork Street and The Portland Gallery Mayfair. She currently exhibits with Beaux Arts in London and Bath.
Great success at Palm Beach Miami’s International Art Event in January ’04 – as well as ART LONDON have helped establish her name. She creates marvellous large-scale drawings in charcoal and ink, along with exquisite original etchings.
Price guide for ther work is £850 – £22,000. Sarah excels in the portrayal of light, especially on water, and in her attention to detail. Crucial to her work is her understanding of nature.
‘when concentrated time is spent in beautiful places’ you can experience from time to time a ‘dropping away of self, of ego’ you can perhaps experience a sense of connectivity, and insight.”
the bowie gallery shows her original engravings from time to time, and has sold her oils on the secondary market.
Most recently Gillespie was part of INKY FINGERS, an exhibition of original etchings and
engravings by herself, Michael Honnor, Alice Leach and Bea Forshall.
(We also have some reproductions available)
Please contact the gallery for availability and additional information: 01803 863054