Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Ode to Miró

An expecting mama contemplates the horizon, her dress afloat, facing the unknown adventures that lie before her...An hommage to one of my favorite painters from Catalonia, but also a tribute to all new mamas awaiting the grandest adventure of all...This painting is 31.5"​ on a ​circular shaped ​canvas stretcher & is FOR SALE SOLD.
Here are some photos of my little family & I at the Miró museum this past week...

Friday, January 29, 2016

To the Sound of Her Own Tambura

​She softly plays her melodious tambura as she basks in the glowing moonlight within a vivid crimson garden...​Inspired by the miniatures of the Mughal Empire, with all it's exquisite & ornate details.
The painting is available FOR SALE SOLD.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

In My Solitude

A single & elegant cypress tree stands alone in a sunny landscape. The golden hues of yellow in the ground are interlaced with delicate & detailed foliage. The sky are cool aquamarines melting into warmer tones in an attempt to catch the beautiful & mystical Mediterranean sunlight. I have recently made a big move to Barcelona, Spain. This painting is a reflection on returning to the Mediterranean to begin a new life... 

This painting
​ is 31.4" x 31.4" (80 x 80 cm) on a handmade canvas 
stretcher & is FOR SALE. All inquiries are welcome at shirinsahba @gmail.com.

Friday, October 30, 2015

The Doting Maharajah

Stormy weather is not enough to stop this adoring pair from meeting under the cover of night, as delicate blossoms sway in the wind. Inspired by Mughal empire miniatures with their precious jewel-like detailing. The emerald ground melts into a deep turquoise, covered in fine golden foliage that illuminates as it catches the light. This painting is 31.5" in diameter, & is available FOR SALE. SOLD

Thursday, September 17, 2015

The Windswept Maharani

 

This determined Maharani is making her way through stormy weather, past a fragrant blossom tree..The delicate & subtle foliage covers the ground & is illuminated with prismatic hues of soft blue, green, yellow & orange.​ ​Directly inspired by the delicate Mughal period miniatures of India. 
This painting is smaller than usual, it measures 23.5" in diameter & is available FOR SALE.  SOLD.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

An Evening Gallivant

This horse-rider is roaming the countryside ready for adventure & in pursuit of new horizons​...The sky is a Persian turquoise contrasting a vivid ultra-marine ground covered in intricate details of flora & fauna. ​Inspired by the delicate Mughal period miniatures of India. 
​​This painting ​measures ​23.5" in diameter & is available FOR SALE.  SOLD

Sunday, August 30, 2015

The Blossom Gatherers

 
Two sari-clad figures gather fragrant flowers by the glow of a luminous sunset, as little multi coloured birds peek out playfully from between the cyan blue foliage...Inspired by the delicate Mughal period miniatures of India. 
This painting ​is smaller than usual, it ​measures 23.5" in diameter. It is FOR SALE, inquiries are welcome at shirinsahba @gmail.com!