Agnes Bompy

, , , , , , , , ,

La pourriture noble (“Botrytis cinerea”)

 1.090,00 incl. VAT

La pourriture noble (“Botrytis cinerea”)

Painting: oil on canvas

Year: 2002

Dimension: H 45  x W 45 x D 2 cm

Shipped in a crate

  • Shipping delivery company: DHL
  • Shipping duration:
    • The Netherlands: 5 to 10 days
    • Europe: 10 to 15 days
    • Outside of Europe: 10 to 25 days
    • Pickup: free by appointment

A special price will be offered to you If you buy 2 or more paintings of this series (2 pieces: 5% discount, 3 pieces :10% discount, 4 pieces: 15% discount, 5 pieces: 20% discount, 6 pieces: 25%, 7 pieces: 30%).

Use the coupon and get a 10% discount if your purchase is higher than € 3000,- !

La pourriture noble (“Botrytis cinerea”)

“Botrytis cinerea” A selection of 7 paintings from a series of 25 works where the luxuriant, photographic, close up representations of flowers and fruits contrast strongly with a panoramic view of the desert city of Leh, capital of Ladakh.

In the summer 2000, I traveled to Ladakh, North Himalaya India. Ladakh looks like a vast, mostly dehydrated expanse (the city of Leh), but thanks to irrigation, the flourishing vegetation of certain valleys contrasts violently with the drought of the highlands. Up there, the sometimes unbearable brightness make the colours pop.

Back to the Netherlands, the series “Flowers, fruits and the city of Leh” was born.

I prepared the support of “La pourriture noble” by hand. First of all I applied a layer of rabbit glue on the support to assure the elasticity of the support; then, several layers of gesso are applied before painting with high quality oil paint.

“Botrytis cinerea” (Nobel rot) is an abstract and figuratieve painting, a close up on overripe grapes, on mould in the process of viticulture.

More information

Do you want to know more about the story behind this painting or that of other works of art? About shipping information or to make an appointment to collect it yourself in Amsterdam? Then don’t hesitate to contact me. I will gladly provide you with all the information you require.

Whenever you are in Amsterdam, please take some time to visit my art studio for an overview of my artwork. Or maybe an Artwalk through Amsterdam. Opening hours are on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, by appointment only.

Follow me on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn for more news and information about my work and activities.

Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 50 × 10 × 50 cm


There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.