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Small works
Ellen Devens Small works

Ellen Devens Small works

Ellen Devens Small works

Ellen Devens Small works

Ellen Devens Small works Oil, various papers, textiles, thread, stones, old metal decorative, celluloid elephant charm.
Babar's Paradise
2021
Oil, various papers, textiles, thread, stones, old metal decorative, celluloid elephant charm.
6" x 5"

Ellen Devens Small works Old Middle Eastern textiles, paper, oil paint, twine, bird charm
Lift Up in Prayer
2021
Old Middle Eastern textiles, paper, oil paint, twine, bird charm
3" x 3"

Ellen Devens Small works oil paint, paper, fabric, metal findings, hand colored drawings, wood, jade element
All Roads Lead Here
oil paint, paper, fabric, metal findings, hand colored drawings, wood, jade element
Novem 2" x 2"

Ellen Devens Small works fabric, oil paint, paper, metal elements, Vintage goldtone birds and chain, stones
Before Spain
2019
fabric, oil paint, paper, metal elements, Vintage goldtone birds and chain, stones
2" x 2" and 2" x 4"

Ellen Devens Small works fabric, paper, glass stones, metal wire, old findings
Prayer
2018
fabric, paper, glass stones, metal wire, old findings
2" x 6" (unframed)

Ellen Devens Small works fabric, oil paint, metal, shell, found remnants, glass stones, wood
Earth
2018
fabric, oil paint, metal, shell, found remnants, glass stones, wood
6" x 6"

Ellen Devens Small works fabric, oil paint, metal, shell, found remnants, glass stones, wood
Water
2018
fabric, oil paint, metal, shell, found remnants, glass stones, wood
6.5" x 6"

Ellen Devens Small works oil paint, paper, metal, glass, stone
We Leave at Midnight, group of 4 Small Works
2016-2017
oil paint, paper, metal, glass, stone
four (4) 2" x 2"

Ellen Devens Small works fabric, oil, paper, metal, glass stones, wood, shell, jeweled found objects and beaded works, glass pieces/shards, original works on paper and cord
Cluster of 16 Small Works
2013-2017
fabric, oil, paper, metal, glass stones, wood, shell, jeweled found objects and beaded works, glass pieces/shards, original works on paper and cord
Sixteen (16) 2" x 2"

Ellen Devens Small works
Cluster of 16, detail
(3) 2" x 2"