Triple Jump

  • Gene Davis, Triple Jump, 1962, oil and magna on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Florence Coulson Davis, 1996.104.28A-C

Exhibition Label
This title acknowledges the eye movement required as a viewer tries to reconcile the intricate verticals with the equal-length, stolid horizontals. Davis enjoyed taking such risks and thwarting expectations.

Gene Daivs: Hot Beat, 2016
Title
Triple Jump
Artist
Date
1962
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
each piece: 9 x 91 in. (22.9 x 231.1 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bequest of Florence Coulson Davis

Mediums Description
oil and magna on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract – geometric
Object Number
1996.104.28A-C
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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