Blue Complex

  • Manierre Dawson, Blue Complex, 1912, oil on paperboard mounted on wood, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Manierre Dawson, 1970.102

Execution Date

“One answer to the question ‘What is it,’ is to point to the picture and say, ‘It is that.’ It exists nowhere else.” The artist, 1911, quoted in Adams and Ploog, Manierre Dawson: American Pioneer of Abstract Art, 1999

Title
Blue Complex
Artist
Date
1912
On View
Dimensions
18 x 21 3/4 in. (45.7 x 55.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Manierre Dawson

Mediums Description
oil on paperboard mounted on wood
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract
  • Landscape
Object Number
1970.102
Palette
Linked Open Data
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