Yellow Tube Sponge and corals, Grand Cayman - Sculpture - Nature Art by Jerry Venditti
Jerry VendittiAFC, OPA Trompe L'oeil
Subject: Yellow Tube Sponge and corals, Grand Cayman Dimensions (inches): 16 x 12 x 2 Medium: natural pigment oil on unbleached Belgium linen Description: Yellow Tube Sponges (Aplysina fistalaria) found to a depth of 100 feet in Caribbean waters are filter feeders. As a species they are threatened through coral reef habitat destruction. ATZ the drug for treatment of AIDS is derived from sponge.
Original Available For Sale:
Price: $5,500.00 US
Limited Edition Available:
Details: Highest quality giclee, on canvas, same size as the original. Signed by hand and numbered on the back. Edition Size: 50 Price: $190.00 US
Conservation Committment: 25% (Artist commits to donating the indicated portion of proceeds to conservation)