Four stones and one shell on a blank surface. The stones range in size and color from small to large in greys and pinks. The large patterned stone is colored in grey, yellows, and blacks. The shell is of browns, greys, and black tones.

Stones from Southold, 1970, Watercolor on Paper, Matted and Framed, 5 in x 7 in


Title: Stones from Southold
Artist: Sylvia Sleigh
Year: 1970                             
Painting: Watercolor on Paper      
Size: 5" x 7"   
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, May 18, 1970
Stones from Southold, August 10, 1970
Stones and Shells from Southold, 1972 

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