The Shining Falcon

This illustration by Geoff Taylor, was originally used on The Shining Falcon, written by Josepha Sherman,

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The Shining Falcon


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The Shining Falcon - art by Geoff Taylor


Description

A deep yellow sky with red clouds herald a setting sun, in this painting by Geoff Taylor, making a silhouette of the mountain range that will mask it. A falcon is backlit with the full ray of the sun as it flies over a fortress and city built on and into a massive rock close to the edge of the sea. On the opposite mountain outcrop, another fortress has been built with a crevasse separating the them.


Synopsis for Original Title

The Shining Falcon. Storm-torn and ragged, the shining falcon falls to earth plummeting into a vast and dangerous woodland inhabited by magical beings as old as the world. Now the life of Finist, shape-shifting Prince of Kirtesk, rests in the healing hands of Maria, the noble daughter of a betrayed lord, exiled to the anonymity of the forest. While far away in the vacated court, a beautiful enchantress plots the ulitmate treachery.


Details

Availability

Year1
1991

Medium2
Acrylic on Artboard

Size approx.3
27x18 inches or 68x45 cm
Original (£600)

Availabe to License
Yes

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