Seamus A Ryan (B1964) - Limited Edition Photograph - Arum Lily
A superb photograph by Seamus A Ryan (B1964)
Arum Lily, C2005, platinum print on Arches thick wove paper.
Image: 50cmx39 cm.
Signed in pencil to verso with limitation 1/25, aperture mount.
Seamus A Ryan is represented by the Atlas Gallery, London, and has done work for among others Nike, BBC, and British Airways. Ryan performs "Sunday shoots", where he opens his studio to passers-by who want him to take their picture. On one such occasion, he photographed playwright Tom Stoppard, and the picture was purchased by London's National Portrait Gallery.
Courtesy of Atlas Gallery - Seamus Ryan’s photographs of flowers and plants follow the tradition of Edward Weston, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Karl Blossfeldt. Ryan searches for form and character in the twists and folds of petals, stems, and plant foliage, in effect creating a unique portrait of each specimen