A set of 6 small and large stones on a blank surface. One patterned stone sits slightly behind the group of stones. The stones range in tones of greys, yellows, pinks, and browns. Handwritten text at the bottom says "Stones from Southold May 18th 1970" and Sylvia Sleigh's signature.

Stones from Southold, May 18, 1970, Watercolor on Paper, Matted and Framed, 3 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in


Title: Stones from Southold
Artist: Sylvia Sleigh
Year: May 18, 1970                             
Painting: Watercolor on Paper      
Size: 3 3/4" x 5 1/2"   
Matted and Framed

Over a period of nearly eight years, Sylvia Sleigh intermittently painted small watercolors of stones and shells that she gathered while visiting the gallerist Betty Parsons in Southold, located on the eastern end of Long Island.

Stones from Southold, May 18, 1970
Stones from Southold, August 10, 1970
Stones from Southold, 1970
Stones and Shells from Southold, 1972

Essay provided by Andrew Hottle © 2016-17
A letter of authenticity will be issued for each work by Dr. Andrew D. Hottle.
© Estate of Sylvia Sleigh

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