Sally Michel Avery - Untitled (Still Life with Yellow Background), 1987 (detail)

Sally Michel Avery / Sally Michel

November 4, 2013

Sally Michel Avery was an American artist whose paintings were imbued with the vibrant colors of Fauvism. She was married to Milton Avery, another famous American artist.

Featured image: Sally Michel Avery - Untitled (Still Life with Yellow Background), 1987 (detail). Mixed media, watercolor and crayon on paper. 24 × 18 in. 61 × 45.7 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy Robert Fontaine Gallery