Guyanese Flora (1790-1814), Cavalle
Guyanese Flora (1790-1814)
Watercolor on paper
Inscribed lower left: Cavalle
Paper size: 8 ¾ x 3 ½ in
This realistic portrayal of a Cavalle fish is depicted in a palette of soft gray and white. There is a strong tactile quality present, which is visually apparent in the subject’s jagged bottom teeth, angular fins, and pointed tail.
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