The fashion series begat the biographical portraits of the early 90's: assemblages of scattered photographs and memorabilia meant to convey at a glance the history and personality of the sitter.  All of the paintings from this time were 40" x 60" oil on canvas.

"Marks on canvas" - self portrait - 1990

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                "Ambassador to Nepal - Julia Chang Block" - 1991

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                   "Family portrait with larkspur and lemons"  1991