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Rabbit tail grass on sand dunes III

40.5cm (W) x 51cm (H)
Watercolour on paper
SOLD

Artist:
Megan-Jane Johnstone
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'Rabbit tail grass on sand dunes III’ (from my Waitarere Beach series) is inspired by my childhood memories of Waitarere Beach in the North Island of New Zealand. The warm shifting sands and soft ‘rabbit tail’ grasses intrigued me as a child and provided a dream-like playground in which to explore and find many wondrous items strewn along the beach edge – patterned driftwood, shells, seaweed, waterworn glass pieces and, not least, remains of the Hydrabad (shipwrecked in 1878). ‘Sand dunes’ also stands as a metaphor for the sand-like quality of time and its capacity both to cover up and reveal remnants of the past.


Other Works by Megan-Jane Johnstone

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The Gorge in Spring
Megan-Jane Johnstone
70cm (W) x 50cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Watercolour, gouache on paper
$ 600.00
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Archipelago
Megan-Jane Johnstone
20cm (W) x 25cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Acrylic ink, gold & copper leaf
$ 95.00
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The Predicament
Megan-Jane Johnstone
58cm (W) x 48cm (H)
Collage on gel print
$ 425.00
The Cove @ Sunset
Megan-Jane Johnstone
45cm (W) x 56cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Collage on gelprint
$ 375.00
Resilience I
Megan-Jane Johnstone
56cm (W) x 46cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Mixed (gel monoprint + collage)
$ 375.00
Resilience II
Megan-Jane Johnstone
46cm (W) x 56cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Mixed media (mono gelprint + collage)
$ 375.00
Contemplating Woman
Megan-Jane Johnstone
46cm (W) x 56cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Mixed media (gel monoprint + collage)
$ 425.00
The Fall I
Megan-Jane Johnstone
46cm (W) x 56cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Golden Open acrylic on paper
$ 375.00
Equinox II
Megan-Jane Johnstone
46cm (W) x 56cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Gel monoprint using Golden Open
$ 375.00
Solstice I
Megan-Jane Johnstone
46cm (W) x 56cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Gel monoprint using Golden Open
$ 375.00
Land Interrupted
Megan-Jane Johnstone
46cm (W) x 56cm (H) x 2cm (D)
mixed media gelprint collage
$ 325.00
The High Country
Megan-Jane Johnstone
56cm (W) x 30cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Watercolour, graphite
SOLD
Boabs dancing the Salsa
Megan-Jane Johnstone
20.32cm (W) x 25.4cm (H) x 1.75cm (D)
Gel print base, Posca pen
$ 125.00
Eco-farm
Megan-Jane Johnstone
56cm (W) x 46cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Acrylic (Golden Open)
$ 325.00
Coastal magic
Megan-Jane Johnstone
20cm (W) x 25.5cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Acylic ink on yupo
$ 95.00
Desert Wonder
Megan-Jane Johnstone
35.6cm (W) x 35.6cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Acrylic ink on paper
$ 250.00
Shifting sand dunes
Megan-Jane Johnstone
51cm (W) x 40.5cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Watercolour
SOLD
Beach grasses on sand dunes
Megan-Jane Johnstone
46cm (W) x 56cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Watercolour (Daniel Smith) on paper (Arches CP 300gm)

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Outback Track
Megan-Jane Johnstone
25cm (W) x 25cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Watercolour
$ 95.00
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Spirit of the land
Megan-Jane Johnstone
25cm (W) x 25cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Watercolour
$ 95.00
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Of this land I
Megan-Jane Johnstone
56cm (W) x 46cm (H)
Watercolour on paper
$ 325.00
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Of this land II
Megan-Jane Johnstone
56cm (W) x 46cm (H)
Watercolour on paper
$ 325.00
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Rabbit tail grass on sand dunes III
Megan-Jane Johnstone
40.5cm (W) x 51cm (H)
Watercolour on paper
SOLD

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