Abstraction With Black Shape

Abstraction With Black Shape

1945-51
Type: Painting / Oil on gesso on masonite

“Abstraction with Black Shape…shows an intricate mechanism of planes falling over one another like shuffled cards, strung together with thin gold threads, creating the sense of a smoothly ticking machine” (1).

ES 42

In Exhibit:

Dimensions: H: 27.75  W: 29.5   

Exhibition History:

Tufts show, 1992; “Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting”, Whitney Museum of American Art, Nov. 8, 1951-Jan. 6, 1952

Catalog #: SF_0745