Current Location:
Shelf B3 (CS1) -> Box 153
Location Notes:
IDC; Compressed Shelving Unit 1; Section B; Shelf B3; Box 153

Mike McDonnell: A Michigan Artist ➔ Love Road Stairwell

Artwork
Identifier:
2013.2.33
Artist:
Mike McDonnell
Credit:
Gift of the Mike McDonnell Estate
Medium:
Acrylic on Masonite
Date:
1967
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 18 in Width: 24 in
Description:
A dead sunflower in the center rests on what appears to be a wooden banister.
Historical Context:
This still life was accidentally composed in the basement stairwell in the house we rented before we purchased the farm. We had cut the heads of sunflower plants and we hung those in the stairwell to be fed to the birds later during the winter.