Modern Artists Gallery

Alice Cescatti

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UNDERWATER BLOOM  100x100cm
PATIENT WATERS 100x100cm
OCEAN MOURNING FLOWER  100x120cm
JACKS LAKE 100x80cm
PRECIOUS 100x100cm
OCEAN WOUND    100x120cm
TUSCAN SUMMER 120x120cm
BLUE JEANS     84x100cm
MOON RISING  130x160cm
ALICE CESCATTI  MODERN ARTISTS GALLERY
MONSIEUR CABOT'S RESIDENCE  80x100x5cm
ALICE CESCATTI   MODERN ARTISTS GALLERY IMAGE Long Shot
SUNDAY BEACH with Pink Chair MODERN ARTISTS GALLERY
ALICE CESCATTI PAINTINGS MODERN ARTISTS GALLERY IMAGE
ALICE CESCATTI MODERN ARTISTS GALLERY  IMAGE MOON RISING
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ALICE CESCATTI JAMES PILLIER MODERN ARTISTS GALLERY IMAGE
ALICE CESCATTI GALLERY IMAGE WITH BLUE JEANS
ROYAL ARTS PRIZE PRIVATE VIEW PALL MALL

ALICE CESCATTI 2019

                      Fine Art Artist. Specialist Water Gilding                      

  & Acid Etched Silver Leaf Panels



Colour,
Light,
...Uplifting
  Sheer delight.     Gallery Visitor
 
 Alice Cescatti is influenced by wide open spaces, dramatic landscapes and the light of the South Pacific Ocean...and wanting us all to be aware of the beauty, fragility and preciousness of our oceans.

CATALOGUE PRICE GUIDE FOR WORKS HANGING 

(not to include commissions)



160x120cm  £6500

120x120cm  £5600

100x120cm  £4800

100x100cm  £4200

100x  80cm  £3800

  60x  80cm  £3000
 



Award

Alice Cescatti JOINT WINNER  OF THE ROYAL ARTS PRIZE 2018

International Award Francesco Goya, Biennale Barcelona May 2017

International Award Caravaggio, Rome May 2017

Exhibited in the Biennale Peschiera del Garda, Italy, March 2017

Exhibiting in the Biennale, Barcelona May 2017 (Opened by the son of Salvador Dali)

Art Expo Rome, (Caravaggio Prize) May 2017

Art Expo New York, Art Arena, April/May 2017

Royal Arts Prize Joint Winner 2018



Commissions include

HRH Sultan of Brunei
Curator of Sculpture, The Louvre, Paris
Alberto Pinto Agency, Paris
Claridge's London
Grosvenor House Hotel,London
Director of Cartier, Paris
Jazzlive@ the Crypt, London


Alice Cescatti grew up in New Zealand and studied Fine Arts at the Ilam School of Art in New Zealand. Mentored by renowned New Zealand artists such as Doris Lusk, Glenn Bush and Quentin McFarlane.


Moving to London to study Interior Design along with a four year apprenticeship with Rupert Bevan on Restoration of Gilded & Painted Furniture. Alice also devoted several years to teaching painting and gilding techniques in Vietnam working for an international furniture company and later working as a much demanded freelance gilder in Europe.


Alice Cescatt had her first solo exhibition of gilded paintings in 2004 at the Galerie Christian Siret,Palais Royal, Paris.

Her unique technique involves a rarely seen water-gilding process with which Alice has mastered different ways of describing light.

The water-gilding process is more complex than oil gilding,which involves building up many layers of sanded gesso and clay on wooden panels. This is followed by floating individual silver or gold leaves onto the clay surface using a specialist method dating back to Egyptian tomb paintings and reliefs from the 23rd century BC, some of the earliest evidence of gold being beaten into leaf. The gold or silver leaf surface is then hand burnished with an agate stone to enhance the quality of the metal as a light source.



AVAILABLE TO VIEW AT MODERN ARTISTS GALLERY 2019

ALICE CESCATTI IS REPRESENTED BY MODERN ARTISTS GALLERY & INGO FINCKE LONDON


 




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