Coni Minneci , Madame Yevonde (1911-1975), 2003-2006; oil on panel, 9 x 12 inches; Courtesy of the Artist
A successful British photographer, she dressed her clients as Mythological Creatures and Goddesses. So her pear was donned with jewels, befitting some mysterious subject.
The Burchfield Penney is the first green art museum in New York State and is LEED-certified Silver. This feat befits a museum dedicated to the art and vision of Charles Burchfield, an artist whose love of the natural world was the subject of much of his painting.