Susan Lewin lived in Plainfield. She was a model and partner of Maxfield Parrish. I began working on a willow represetnation of her and decided that she should instead be made of something that grew here. I used Goldenrod.
I modeled after her pose in the M. Parrish piece, Griselda
I had some help
Curing in the shed.
At the Plainfield Art Show
With image of the original work