Gothic Jab

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

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
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
117 1432 38 in. (297.882.1 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
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