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The work of Independent Member Vic Small, Salzburg Austria

3_bayeux_tapestry1
Scenes taken from the Bayeux Tapestry, commemorating the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The details were cut into a background of crown lime veneer. The lines and letters were produced by inserting veneer strips edgeways into slots cut into the background veneer. The scale is around one third of the tapestry. Size: 47x48cm.



4_bayeux_tapestry2
Another scene taken from the Bayeux Tapestry, close to original size, depicting the fall of King Arthur. The armour in this and the previous picture was produced by punching discs out of sycamore veneer and embedding them in veneer paste, a mixture of veneer sandpaper dust and PVA glue. Size: 44x34cm.



5_cavalls_cave_valltorta_spain
Representation of a cave painting in Cavalls Cave Valltorta, Spain. Deer are in pearwood, cut into a background of myrtle burr veneer. Size: 25x35cm.



6_camel_train2
Camel train, using Santos rosewood as a background. Size: 37x28cm.



7_flamingoes
Flamingoes. After a pencil case by Craig Vandall Stevens. Background is olive ash. Size: 31x21cm.



8_man_with_umbrella
Man with umbrella. After “Autumn” by Hani Almalah of the Bexley Marquetry Group (original design by Peter White), but with the ground added. Background is zebrawood. Size: 16x22cm.



9_shakleton_in_the_james_caird
After a painting of the James Caird in a rescue mission headed by Sir Earnest Shackleton to save his crew stranded on Elephant Island in the Antarctic in 1916 (source: Wikipedia). Background is tigerwood. Size: 25x30cm.



10_salzburg
Salzburg, Austria. Size: 41x33cm.

 

11_the_shambles_york
The Shambles, York. After a picture by David Hume in his book on “Marquetry”. Size: 27x37cm.

 

12_klimt_the_kiss_98x65cm
Klimt, “The Kiss”. Size: 98x65cm.

 

13_klimt_frieze_84x54cm
Section of the Klimt “Beethoven Frieze”, with the armour plated in gold foil and the sword in silver foil. Size: 84x54cm.

 

14_klimt_adele_91x93cm
Klimt “Adele” (Adele Bloch-Bauer) “The Lady in Gold”. Size: 91x93cm.

 

15_adele_gold_inserts
Gold inserts made on bamboo veneer used for insertion into the mounted Adele picture.

 

 


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