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To Bee Ready
  • Alan Shields
    1944–2005
    born: Herrington, Kansas, United States ; died: Shelter Island, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • To Bee Ready, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • acrylic on paper
  • Object Height/Width: 128.3 x 128.3 cm
    Object Height/Width: 50 1/2 x 50 1/2 in
  • Bequest of Richard M. Hollander
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0166
Description

Acrylic on paper, in acrylic box. Round paper with jagged edges mounted on a square fabric-covered box. Plexiglas box encases the painting. Design is multi-colored with lines forming squares and triangles, painted abstractly.