These Owl prints are in new condition and each measures 24" x 18"The prints I have listed this week were created by Jesse Barnes for his close friend Pat Jones, owner of Buena Vista's Exotic Animal Paradise in 1977 . These prints were sold in the theme parks gift shop. Exotic Animal Paradise Theme Park was located 15 miles from Springfield Missouri and is no longer in business. All prints are of excellent quality. They are unframed and will be shipped in a triangular postal shipping tube/box. Jesse Barnes was born in 1936 in Jefferson City, Missouri. He has spent a lifetime perfecting his craft, always searching for the scene that will inspire his next painting. At the age of ten, Jesse sold his first original oil painting to the principal of his elementary school. Since that time, with the support of many loyal patrons, Jesse Barnes has become one of the country's most renowned artists.
Jesse has been painting professionally for over thirty years, during which time he has painted everything from individual portraits to wildlife and landscapes. The professional career of this self-taught artist has spanned nearly three decades. He has created for Ducks Unlimited, Hallmark Cards, and American Field Magazine . His oil paintings of fine detail and lighting effects of ... read more