Born in Maine where his English parents settled with their nine children. He changed his forename from Edmund to Marsden in his early twenties. Art studies in USA, and later relocated to Berlin where he continued to paint and became friends with Kandinsky and Marc, painting in the style of abstract expressionism. Flowers in Vase is richly colored and another grand example of his stylized art. Measures 11″ x 14″ on 14, 16 or 18 mesh mono deluxe needlepoint canvas. We will be happy to select and add all mandarin floss, silk/merino wool blend or silk threads to help complete. Please indicate your mesh preference in the note section at checkout just before submit order. We will send the more popular 14 count if you do not provide a preference. Please contact us if you would like us to add your choice of threads. Available in alternate sizes.