Description

    KELLY FEARING (b. 1918)
    Golden Fish in a Brocade Aquarium, No. 1, 1980
    Collage with gold-leafed acrylic skins, damascus brocade fabric, Thai silk, 24K gold watercolor, and moonstone
    12 3/4in. x 7 1/4in.
    Signed lower right
    Dated and titled verso

    Kelly Fearing excels at fanciful creations with animals. His fascination with aquariums goes back to his days in Fort Worth in the 1940s, with works like The Aquariist and The Collector.

    Provenance:
    Webster Aiken
    Don Riddell
    Acquired from the above by the present owner



    Condition Report*:

    Excellent condition. Period frame in excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2007
    19th Saturday
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