Gilded Cage

Little Edie
Little Edie

“Portrait of Little Edie”
Acrylic on canvas
30×24″
2021

The third of my pop icon/pattern paintings is Little Edie from Grey Gardens.

I designed the fence using an art nouveau pattern and added cats on all four corners to represent a gilded cage for the queen of cats.

The broken windows and piercing eyes remind us she is a STAUNCH character.

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