Aldrin’s playfulness with color masks a serious inquiry, the pushing of the limits of both perception and expression. Here the “Reds” in the title doesn’t refer to what she’s wearing, but to the range of reds he has deployed to convey the woman’s skin. And the excitement and heat within her at variance with her demeanor.
from the Aldrin estate. Oil on canvas. 18 x 22, Framed 23.5 x 27.