Sleeping Beauty, 2000
Oil on canvas mounted to panel, 30 7/8 x 33 1/8
Collection of Robin and Orest Stelmach
The artist’s daughter, Elizabeth, expressed an interest in posing for a painting of herself sleeping. Since their sofa was too large to be carried up the stairs to his second floor studio, the artist constructed half of a sofa in his studio.
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