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Collection

Still Life

  • Wayne Thiebaud, Salads, Sandwiches, and Desserts.
  • Martin Johnson Heade, Oranges and Orange Blossoms.
  • Luigi Lucioni, Arrangement in White.
  • Elizabeth Vaughan Okie Paxton, At Auction.

Many artists through time have chosen to demonstrate their ability to convey the tactile qualities of a range of objects near to hand: fruit and vegetables, dishes and glassware, candles and skulls, books and bibelots.