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Folding Screen Drawing
  • Stuart Nielsen
    born 1947
    active: United States
  • Folding Screen Drawing, 1975
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pastel, gold leaf, acrylic on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 76.2 x 107.9 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 30 x 42 1/2 in
    Frame Dimensions: 47 3/4 x 35 3/4 x 3/4 in
    Weight: 16 lbs
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0019

Multicolored and patterened folding screen; stylized waves, palm leaves, jagged shapes and flowers. Squares of gold leaf surround the screen. Standing screen in brilliant colors against gold, diapered background.