Wall Stripes No. 3

  • Gene Davis, Wall Stripes No. 3, 1962, acrylic on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1966.88.1A-G

Exhibition Label
Davis described his modular works as architectural because they incorporated the wall on which they were hung. These works, known as "planks," may have influenced minimalist sculptor Donald Judd, who reviewed and admired them in Davis's 1963 New York gallery show.

Gene Davis: Hot Beat, 2016
Title
Wall Stripes No. 3
Artist
Date
1962
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
overall (7 panels): 87 1/2 x 108 in. (222.3 x 274.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
acrylic on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract – geometric
Object Number
1966.88.1A-G
Palette
Linked Open Data
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