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Cathy Daley
oil pastel on vellum
24″ x 19″

Courtesy of: Project Gallery
and the artist
Estimate: $4300

Eleventh time participating in
Art With Heart

Artist Statement

Daley’s black, oil-pastel silhouette images investigate childhood memories of what it means to be female in western culture. The contrast between opaque ink and delicate paper creates a tension, suggesting an ambivalent attitude toward femininity.