Gothic Jab

  • Gene Davis, Gothic Jab, 1968, acrylic on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1968.55

Exhibition Label
"For some reason I do not entirely understand, I like to have my stripes taller than a man." A narrow column of vertical stripes more easily suggests a human or superhuman ratio.

Gene Davis: Hot Beat, 2016
Title
Gothic Jab
Artist
Date
1968
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
117 1/4 x 32 3/8 in. (297.8 x 82.1 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
acrylic on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract – geometric
Object Number
1968.55
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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