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Braids​,​ Friends​,​ and Gloves, 2021
oil on panel
24" H x 18" W x 1.5" D
Signed: bottom right corner, front

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This work is currently consigned with this gallery: 33 Contemporary Gallery

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Description
Description
I paint the women around me, it allows me to explore my own beliefs and experiences reflected through their faces. I can make work about issues that are important to me using the mirror of other women. An issue that continually comes to the surface for me is vulnerability. It is important to me as an artist and in my relationships, to be vulnerable. I want to show that in others and want to champion the idea that vulnerability is strength. This is a portrait of my daughter. She is brightly lit with chin up and undaunted by the task at hand. What is the story here? She is in the spotlight, so to speak, but gloved and ready wearing the reminder of support on her shirt.
Additional Information
Additional Information

Artist: Ellen Starr Lyon

Type: Painting

Medium: Oil

Material: on Panel

Price category: $1,500 to $5,000

Size category: Medium (20” to 40”)

Orientation: Vertical

Colors: Silver, Red

Shipping and Returns
Shipping and Returns

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Estimated arrival: Jan 26 - Feb 02

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Ellen Starr Lyon

Ellen Starr Lyon

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Ellen Starr Lyon, b. 1974 in Columbus, Indiana. Ellen is a figurative painter focusing on modern portraiture that revolves around feminism, motherhood, and coming of age. Her painting style…


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