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White Shell with Red

An off-white spiral shell, subtly shaded in pink, gray, and yellow, dominates the image, filling most of it. A red mountain rises in the background.
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  • An off-white spiral shell, subtly shaded in pink, gray, and yellow, dominates the image, filling most of it. A red mountain rises in the background.

Date:

1938

Artist:

Georgia O’Keeffe
American, 1887-1986

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Georgia O'Keeffe

Title

White Shell with Red

Origin

United States

Date

1938

Medium

Pastel on wood pulp laminate board

Dimensions

546 × 698 mm

Credit Line

Alfred Stieglitz Collection, bequest of Georgia O'Keeffe

Reference Number

1987.250.5

Copyright

© The Art Institute of Chicago

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