Earth tone abstract painting  with a burlap border and a line of nail heads running down the central area and encircling a black rectangle with rounded edges
Catalog #: 
16
Date: 
20th Century
Subject Matter: 
Non-Objective

Medium: Oil on Panel, Nails, Burlap
Edition
Size: 21 x 26 1/2 in.
Location: Inside 340B LC
Donor: Donated by E.F. Lindquist; conservation and exhibition generously supported by Professor Emeritus H. Dee and Myrene Hoover.

About the Artwork

The artist's color palette, rough application of paint, and utilitarian materials (nails heads, burlap) convey a rough-and-tumble tone to the work. The roughness suggests a relationship between the manual labor of the worker and the physical act of painting.

Keywords: 
Non-Objective, Painting, Mixed Media

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