Small floral motifs (D64, D63, D60, D61, D59, D58)

Higgs, Avis
Production date
Circa 1949
Current rights
All Rights Reserved
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About this object
Six acrylic on paper designs featuring various shapes and floral motifs.

D64 (top left) features a number of navy blue squares filled with an alternating pattern of navy crosses and yellow circles. The squares are surrounded with a border of light blue.

D63 (top right) features a number of yellow and light blue circles. Some of the yellow circles are surrounded by a larger white and blue ring. There are larger blue circles and light blue diamonds bordered with black dots. There is one black dot in the centre of each large blue circle. The background is white.

D60 (middle left) features small blue flowers and larger red flowers on a white background. Some of the small blue flowers have red heads.

D61 (middle right) features a light blue background with fine white petaled flowers with pink heads. The detailing of the petals, leaves and stems is black.

D59 (bottom left) features red flowers with green heads and stems. In the background there are black polka dots and and green circles. The background is white.

D58 (bottom right) features crimson swirls with navy detailing along the outer edge of the swirl. There are blue 'rabbits' and green and blue flowers with navy heads all set on a white background.
Production date
Circa 1949
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Height x Width x Depth/Length: 755 x 544 x 38mm
Top left: Length x Width: 114 x 99mm
Top right: Length x Width: 95 x 94mm
Middle left: Length x Width: 99 x 86mm
Middle right: Length x Width: 123 x 111mm
Bottom left: Length x Width: 105 x 101mm
Bottom right: Length x Width: 95 x 93mm
Classification terms
Credit line
gifted by Marguerite Beere. Reproduced by kind permission of the Estate of Avis Higgs
Other number(s)
2004/23/25, 25, D58, D59, D60, D61, D63, D64, 26366
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