The Existential Essence



Currently On Display with Morton Contemporary Gallery

Artwork Dimensions
40 x 30 x 1.5″ (101 x 76 x 4cm)


Charcoal, Acrylics and Oil on Fine Art Stretched Canvas
Sold As Ready To Hang Canvas

* The white floating frame in context photo is a mock image (example photo).

1 in stock


The Existential Essence

The beauty of nature and human form through existential and absurdism philosophical perspectives inspired the creation of this artwork ‘The Existential Essence’. This charcoal and acrylic painting on fine art ready to hang canvas is an expression of life through thought, emotion with fine art realism, surrealism, expressionism and abstract styles. Charcoal provides the representational structure for the nude woman in figurative and surrealism tree pose, using a unique and also made up technique with paint brushes. Thin and very thick painting splashes of deep garden green, purple, vibrant green, pink, magenta, red, orange, blue, mustard, gold, yellow and aqua green were applied in energetic motion. Sparkle medium paint in shine effects throughout.

This artwork is a stretched fine art canvas with 5 layers of soft white gesso painted. Sealed with high quality charcoal and acrylic fixatives. Includes a signed certificate of authenticity. Signed on the front with art ink. Dated and signed on the back and also framing wire added before shipping. Main photos are professional and also some close up photos on iPhone.

This artwork is shipped by Morton Contemporary Gallery USA- FREE worldwide. The artwork is shipped stretched. Please email for any further requests on information or additional photos.


Additional Artwork Information

Ashvin Harrison paints realistic artworks inspired by real life posing people and nature, photographs or imagination. Also, all artworks have a charcoal dust element to them. This painting, like most pieces, is a mixture of acrylics, acrylic medium thinners, acrylic medium flows and also mixing additives with charcoal dust paint. This completely new made up approach to create art is a large part of Ashvin’s fast growing popularity in the art world.

If this artwork is not the one for you, please check out the Artworks in Stock Page. Contact Ashvin to discuss a custom commissioned artwork. Ashvin can also create on different size formats of rolled or ready to hang artworks. Also, Ashvin offers super sized rolled canvas artworks up to 265cm (104″).