Inge Marleen - Striated caracara (2020)

Striated caracara (2020)

Striated caracara, 2020, oil on canvas, 18 x 24 cm The striated caracara is a large bird of prey that can be found on the Falkland Islands. It has dark brown, nearly black plumage. This painting is a registration of its face only.

Inge Marleen - Brown wood owl (2020)

Brown wood owl (2020)

Brown wood owl, 2020, oil on canvas, 18 x 24 cm The brown wood owl is native to South Asia and can be found in dense tropical forests. This painting of the brown wood owl is a portrait that only registered its face.

Inge Marleen - Snowy owls (male and female)

Snowy owls (male and female) (2020)

Diptych, oil on canvas, 24 x 30 cm and 30 x 40 cm The female snowy owl is significantly larger than the male, which is an anomaly among birds. As a chick, the snowy owl is largely spotted with dark brown ‘bands’, which camouflages it […]

Inge Marleen - American kestrel (amerikaanse torenvalk)

American kestrel (2020)

American kestrel, 2020, oil on canvas, 30 x 40 cm The natural habitat of the American kestrel is large, open fields. It hovers in the sky or perches somewhere on the edge of the field on telephone poles and trees. The American kestrel is smaller […]

Inge Marleen - Little tern (dwergstern)

Little tern (2020)

Little tern, 2020, oil on canvas, 30 x 40 cm The little tern is a migratory bird that spends its summers in Europe, breeding in colonies at the coasts, and its winters in Africa. It weighs roughly the same as a tennis ball.

Inge Marleen - Sooty shearwater (grauwe pijlstormvogel)

Sooty shearwater (2020)

Sooty shearwater, 2020, oil on canvas, 30 x 40 cm The sooty shearwater can dive 60 metres deep in the sea to hunt for squid, lobster and small fish. It spends most of its time in New-Zealand, Australia and parts of South America, including the […]

Inge Marleen - Little auk (kleine alk)

Little auk (2020)

Little auk, 2020, oil on canvas, 30 x 40 cm The little auk has a very cute Latin name: alle alle. This arctic bird winters in the south of Europe and sometimes around the North Sea, where it sleeps in cavities in cliffs. It is […]

Inge Marleen - Great black-backed gull (grote mantelmeeuw)

Great black-backed gull (2020)

Great black-backed gull, 2020, oil on canvas, 30 x 40 cm In cities, gulls are often seen as pests, but in their natural habitat at the coast, I think gulls look majestic. The great black-backed gull has a stern, serious and sharp look. It is […]