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Night Sea
Night Sea, 1977
Edna Andrade, American
Acrylic on canvas
72 x 71 15/16 inches (182.9 x 182.7 cm)
Gift of the Philadelphia Arts Exchange, 1978
1978-13-1
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Looking Questions

  • How many small, glowing starlike shapes do you see?
  • What colors do you see? What does this combination of colors make you think of?
  • Look for curving shapes. What do they remind you of?
  • Can you see any curving lines? (Be sure to look very carefully!)
  • What kind of movement do you see? Where is it going?
  • Imagine standing in front of this painting, approximately six feet by six feet in size. How would you feel?
 

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