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Sheherazade
  • Marit Guinness Aschan
    1919–2004
    born: Chelsea, London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
  • Sheherazade, 1968
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • copper, enamel
  • Canvas/Support: 76.2 x 50.8 cm
    Canvas/Support: 30 x 20 in
  • Gift of Richard Shields
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0040
Description

Abstract enamel on copper. Organic amorphous forms in blue, teal, navy, black, green, and blues with small amounts of yellow and orange. Bottom left quadrant darker than the others with more black in the bottom half of the work than the top.