Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: Elizabeth Berdann

Agnes, Age 90

Agnes, Age 90

Elizabeth Berdann. Agnes, Age 90, 1995.

Description:
This drawing was done as a series of studies for a solo show created for the Montclair Art Museum in 1995. All of the subjects in this series of drawings were frail elderly residents of a nursing home only blocks from the museum. These studies contributed to the completion of a series of paintings that were shown in the museum.

Medium:
Drawing

Tags:
portrait, old lady, elderly, woman, portraiture, age, old age, vellum, aging, realism, conceptual, body, humor, identity, gender, figurative, figure, female imagery, beauty, drawing

Images
The Wall of Tongues (detail)The Wall of Tongues30 of my worst features (detail: "Cellulite")30 of my worst featuresAgnes, Age 90Edna, 91"The Emotions, or, The Physiognomical Structures of Expression...", #15

Location
New York, NY
USA

Contact
elizabeth@elizabethberdann.com

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