The Loss of the oracle | Ann Shelton
The loss of the oracle (Cornflower, Bluebottle, Hurtsickle, Bachelor’s Buttons, Bluebow, Blue Cap), 2022-ongoing
Framed: 45 5/8 x 34 5/8 x 2 1/4 in (116 x 88 x 5 cm)
This image depicts an unidentifiable woman who is the physical presence, in this series, of all wise women. A stand-in of sorts, she represents the re-entry of the figure into Shelton’s practice.