Summer, Ice Cream and Painting
This time of year ice cream is definitely on my mind. I was trying to recall paintings of ice cream and came up with Wayne Thiebaud, Janet Fish and Will Cotton. What paintings do you think of?
|Wayne Thiebaud, Four Ice Cream Cones, 1964|
Oil on canvas, 14 x 16 inches (35.6 x 40.6 cm)
Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase—COMPAS funds
Photo: Ken Howie.
|Will Cotton, Ice Cream Venus, 2010, oil on linen, 84 x 72 inches|
|Janet Fish, “Ice Cream Sundae” (2004), oil on canvas, 50 x 60 inches|
(All images Courtesy of the artist and DC Moore Gallery, New York).
|Wayne Thiebaud, Ice Cream Cone, 1966|
Painted cigar box, oil on wood, 5 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 2 1/2 inches (13.7 x 6.7 x 6.4 cm)
Collection of Betty Jean Thiebaud.