Scepter

  • William Baziotes, Scepter, 1960-1961, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc., 1968.52.15

Execution Date

“It is the mysterious that I love in painting. It is the stillness and the silence. I want my pictures to take effect very slowly, to obsess and to haunt.” Baziotes, “Notes on Painting,” It Is, 1959

Title
Scepter
Artist
Date
1960-1961
On View
Dimensions
66 x 78 1/8 in. (167.7 x 198.4 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract
Object Number
1968.52.15
Palette
Linked Open Data
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