• size 36" × 28" × 1.875"
  • year 2013
  • medium Colored pencil on paper
  • framed In white
  • price $2350
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“Drawing of the front and back of a bird from the National Museum of Natural History. It references "Right and Left" by Winslow Homer.” — Beverly Ress
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About the Artist

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Beverly Ress (b. 1955) is a DC-area based draws from life in colored pencil on paper, exploring ways of incorporating ideas from science into representational, still life drawing. Her subjects range from collections in natural history museums to broader themes from mathematics, physics, and mortality. Beverly Ress received her MFA in sculpture from the Rinehart School of Sculpture, at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore and her AB degree in Fine Arts from Earlham College in Richmond, IN. She resides in Silver Spring, Maryland.

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From the Journal

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  • Beverly Ress chats with us about the challenge of observation, working with museum collections, and her favorite artists.

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