In this work, Texier’s imaginary flows into mysterious abstractions. The hybrid animal recalls the creatures of ancient mythology. Its wings are feathers, the expression of a creative flair becoming poetry.
Richard Texier Today widely regarded as one of the best living artists of his generation. Texier began painting at a young age and his keen interest in the history of astronomy largely inspired the creation of his own personnel cosmography; Theoria Sacra is a later excellent example of his passion.