Jester

  • Byron Browne, Jester, 1952, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Harris J. Klein, 1966.85

Execution Date

“I do not view the world as a sad place in which to live; therefore my pictures are not of a pessimistic nature.” Browne, quoted in Rand, Byron Browne: Paintings & Drawings from the 30’s, 40’s, and 50’s, 1987

Title
Jester
Artist
Date
1952
On View
Dimensions
28 x 24 1/8 in. (71.1 x 61.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Harris J. Klein

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure – bust
  • Performing arts – circus – clown
  • Abstract
Object Number
1966.85
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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