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Sleeper by Mark Andres

  • Title: Sleeper
  • Artist: Mark Andres
  • Medium: Acrylic on canvas
  • Size: 25"h x 72"w
  • Creation date: 2004
  • Added to collection: 2006
  • Donor: On loan from artist
  • Campus: Rock Creek
  • Location: B7/1 TLC

A woman wearing a grey dress sleeps on a patterned coverlet.  She is nearly life size.  This was painted in the artist's studio.  The model was Megan Baron. With a gentle movement from right to left, the painting is designed to evoke the feeling of floating into sleep.