Woman and Nautilus

Description:

The painting exhibits a woman in the center of the canvas. She is surrounded by a bare tree, curved and nestled geometric shapes that create a landscape. Some gray brick shapes are at the woman's left. At her feet is a large nautilus and she cups in her hands a small plant.

Creator(s): Compton, Carl Benton
Creation Date: 1932  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
College of Visual Arts + Design Archival Project
UNT Scholarly Works
Usage:
Total Uses: 22
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Artist):
Compton, Carl Benton

appointed to the faculty in 1944;

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1932
Description:

The painting exhibits a woman in the center of the canvas. She is surrounded by a bare tree, curved and nestled geometric shapes that create a landscape. Some gray brick shapes are at the woman's left. At her feet is a large nautilus and she cups in her hands a small plant.

Physical Description:

1 art original : oil paint, canvas ; 24 x 20 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Source: Laying the Foundation: UNT Art Faculty, 1890-1970; held December 2, 2011 - February 11, 2012 in Denton, Texas, United States
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
College of Visual Arts + Design Archival Project
Collection:
UNT Scholarly Works
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012031201
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc102342
Resource Type: Artwork
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Holder: Carl Benton Compton
License: Copyright
Statement: Copyright, Carl Benton Compton, All Rights Reserved