Phiris Sickels Still Life Oil Painting with Fruit, Flowers, and Kettle
Phiris Kathryn Sickels (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 20th/21st century)
Untitled (still life with fruit, flowers, and kettle)
Oil painting on canvas
Signed to the lower right
Phiris Sickels specializes in watercolor paintings, creating expressive abstract forms and colorful compositions to create playful scenes of cityscapes and everyday life. When discussing her art, she expressed, “I hope that people can see that I‘m having fun and that they also enjoy my work.” Sickels studied Fine Arts at the Carnegie Institute of Technology, she is on the board at the Pittsburgh Society of Artists, the Pittsburgh Watercolor Society, and co-manager of the Eastside Gallery, Pittsburgh.
- minor craquelure, scuffing, and accretions to paint.