Flowers, Italy expresses that love, recalling the brilliant colors of stained-glass windows, with the flowers and stems creating a virtual cathedral of flora.
Red Flower>, 1929. Oil on Canvas 57.5” 38.25” . Crystal Bridges Museum of Art
Stella, who was mainly known for his Futurist works, was inspired by Neapolitan folk art, and exotic flora and fauna from North Africa, Barbados, and the Bronx Botanical Gardens when he painted Red Flower>.">