July 21st, 2008
Again contrasts of white with the dark of the background the simplicity of a white shirt. Painting from Center 44, NYC.
One of a pair. c 1940? I took the picture about a year ago in NYC at a shop on Bond Street. It had just arrived in and I never got the information on it.
Handle from Dorthy Draper bureau. Wood and White Gold.
The connotations of white are quite easy to recognize, but lets remind ourselves: Purity, death, virtue, hope, cleanliness, healing, nothingness, being, peace, absence, good, surrender, horror and unity.