Saturday, March 19, 2016

Walking by Ellsworth

Walking by Ellsworth
Kelley's Blue Green Yellow Orange Red, oil on canvas,
22' 8" x 10', 1968, Ruth Kaldor at the Museum
of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts
on March 17, 2016, sketched on March 20, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton watercolor paper

Abstract artist Ellsworth Kelly (1923- ), whose work is in
the MFA, Boston, studied in his youth for eighteen months
at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts while he lived
in Roxbury at the time. He drew local children. Those
drawings, he said, "are still in a drawer."

1 comment:

Ruth Kaldor said...

The art and walker are moving in opposite directions.