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Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.131/1997_1.131.JPG

Black Excursion No. 13

Louise Nevelson

Square, rectangular, and circular pieces of wood and formica are assembled in rectilinear, cabinet-like compartments. The entire object is painted black.

1899 - 1988

20th century

1964

1997/1.131

painted wood and black formica

rank 5.04966

abstract

abstraction

assemblage (sculpture technique)

circles

color-field

geometric abstraction

squares

wood (plant material)

Full Record: x-1974-sl-2.22/1974_2.22.JPG

Ocean Park No. 52

Richard Diebenkorn

A canvas saturated in layered shades of muted browns, oranges, ochres, and yellows is crossed by lines, some dark some light, some on the surface, some buried beneath the surface color. A bold horizontal line cuts across about a quarter of the way from the bottom. On the right are several faint verticals. At the top two horizontal lines underlap and overlap with two diagonals.

1922 - 1993

20th century

1972

1974/2.22

oil on canvas

rank 5.01778

abstract

abstraction

color-field

lyrical abstraction

natural landscapes

oil painting

santa monica (inhabited place)

sunlight

Full Record: x-1971-sl-2.150.9/1971_2.150.9.JPG

Young Girl Dreaming (Jeune fille rêvant), Plate IX, from "Transmutations"

Brassaï (Gyula Halász)

A female figure reclines on a divan on her side with her back toward the viewer; Beneath the divan the dark background is lined with a diamond patterning. Behind the figure are textures suggesting pillows or other textiles.

1899 - 1984

20th century

1934-1935; printed 1967

1971/2.150.9

clichés-verre on paper

rank 4.98424

abstraction

beds (furniture)

biomorphic abstraction

clichès-verre

dreams

girls

guitars

musical instruments

nudes

reclining

surrealism

surrealist

Full Record: x-1976-sl-1.231/1976_1.231.JPG

Hydra Study

Brice Marden

At the outer edge a long black rectangle composed of graphite and wax extends upward. Within this border is a white rectangular stripe, following the same arc as the outer black rectangle, which is exposed Arches heavy white paper. An inner black stripe sits at the composition's center composed of the same wax and graphite.

born, Bronxville, New York, 1938

20th century

1975

1976/1.231

graphite and wax on Arches heavy white paper

rank 4.80110

abstract

abstraction

geometric abstraction

geometric patterns

minimal

monsters

op art

rectangles

Full Record: x-1993-sl-2.6/1993_2.6.JPG

Untitled

Frank Stella

Two sets of concentric arcs of bright colors radiate toward one another from the lower left corner and the upper right corner.

born 1936

20th century

1968

1993/2.6

acrylic on canvas

rank 4.80110

abstraction

color-field

curved

geometric abstraction

geometric patterns

minimal

op art

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.121a-x/1997_1.121.JPG

Cubes and Cylinders

Judy Chicago

Twelve identical cubes and twelve identical cylinders of gold-plated steel. They are rearrangeable.

born 1939

20th century

1967

1997/1.121A-X

milled steel, gold-plating

rank 4.67466

abstract

abstraction

cubes (geometric figures)

geometric abstraction

play (recreation)

sculpture

sets (groups)

solids (geometric)

steelwork

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.25/1969_2.25.JPG

Untitled Cube

Alvin D. Loving

A framework three-dimensional cube sits at an angle so that one of its corners appears to protrude from the center of the piece. The cube is gray, with dark gray shading on the shadowed edges, and dark and light yellow shading on the lit edges. The canvas is cut to the dimensions of the cube.

1935-2005

20th century

1969

1969/2.25

acrylic on canvas

rank 4.67466

abstraction

acrylic paintings

cubes (geometric figures)

geometric abstraction

geometric shapes

inverted perspective

minimal

op art

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.61.1/1978_2_61_1.JPG

Yellow, from "Sixteen Lithographs in Color"

Sol LeWitt

A suite of 15 lithographs and a composite gage in four colors hand drawn on aluminum plates and printed from those plates by hand. Printed in an edition of 50 on Italia paper by Landfall Press, Inc. Size: 23 x 23”. Contained in a paper box designed by Sol LeWitt with the cooperation of Service Bindery of Chicago, Ill.

1928-2007

20th century

1971

1978/2.61.1

lithograph on Italia paper

rank 4.43839

abstraction

geometric abstraction

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.61.11/1978_2_61_11.JPG

Yellow - Red - Blue, from "Sixteen Lithographs in Color"

Sol LeWitt

A suite of 15 lithographs and a composite gage in four colors hand drawn on aluminum plates and printed from those plates by hand. Printed in an edition of 50 on Italia paper by Landfall Press, Inc. Size: 23 x 23”. Contained in a paper box designed by Sol LeWitt with the cooperation of Service Bindery of Chicago, Ill.

1928-2007

20th century

1971

1978/2.61.11

lithograph on Italia paper

rank 4.43839

abstraction

geometric abstraction

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.61.12/1978_2_61_12.JPG

Yellow - Black - Blue, from "Sixteen Lithographs in Color"

Sol LeWitt

A suite of 15 lithographs and a composite gage in four colors hand drawn on aluminum plates and printed from those plates by hand. Printed in an edition of 50 on Italia paper by Landfall Press, Inc. Size: 23 x 23”. Contained in a paper box designed by Sol LeWitt with the cooperation of Service Bindery of Chicago, Ill.

1928-2007

20th century

1971

1978/2.61.12

lithograph on Italia paper

rank 4.43839

abstraction

geometric abstraction

Full Record: x-1983-sl-1.313/1983_1.313.JPG

WEG VII (White Embossing on Gray)

Josef Albers

American, born Germany, 1888-1976

20th century

1971

1983/1.313

color line-cut on paper

rank 4.34079

abstract

abstraction

geometric abstraction

geometric shapes

Full Record: x-1977-sl-2.9/1977_2.9.JPG

Daedalus

Charles Ginnever

Cor-Ten steel abstract sculpture

born 1931

20th century

1975

1977/2.9

Cor-Ten steel

rank 4.34079

abstraction

geometric abstraction

installations (sculpture)

sculpture

Full Record: x-1983-sl-1.336.8/1983_1.336.8.JPG

Articulation: Formulation, from the portfolio "Formulation: Articulation"

Josef Albers

American, born Germany, 1888-1976

20th century

1972

1983/1.336.8

screenprint on paper

rank 4.25636

abstraction

geometric

geometric abstraction

geometric shapes

screen prints

Full Record: x-2008-sl-2.231/2008_2_231.JPG

Untitled

Don Hazlitt

Sketch of tightly grouped volumetric forms rendered in thick dark lines with some shading; signed “DH” in upper left corner, “7/84” in upper right corner.

(1948 - )

20th century

1984

2008/2.231

graphite on paper

rank 4.06447

abstraction

cubes (geometric figures)

drawing (image-making)

freehand drawings

geometric

geometric abstraction

geometric figures

geometric motifs

perspective drawings

Full Record: x-1983-sl-1.336.10/1983_1.336.10.JPG

Articulation: Formulation, from the portfolio "Formulation: Articulation"

Josef Albers

American, born Germany, 1888-1976

20th century

1972

1983/1.336.10

screenprint on paper

rank 4.03691

abstract

abstraction

geometric

geometric abstraction

geometric shapes

Full Record: x-1967-sl-2.46/1967_2.46.JPG

Untitled, from 'Quantum Suite'

Garo Zareh Antreasian

born 1922

20th century

1966

1967/2.46

lithograph on paper

rank 3.70021

abstraction

geometric

geometric abstraction

geometric shapes

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.386/1972_2.386.JPG

A Black and White Rainbow

Norman Ackroyd

Born 1938

20th century

1970

1972/2.386

aquatint on heavy wove paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1983-sl-1.233/1983_1.233.JPG

A Color Etching

Norman Ackroyd

Born 1938

20th century

1968

1983/1.233

etching on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1965-sl-1.168/1965_1.168.JPG

Ermine

Pat Adams

Born 1928

20th century

1964

1965/1.168

graphite, Aquatec, Liquitex and watercolor on white paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1954-sl-2.42/1954_2.42.JPG

Collage

Robert Adams

1917-1984

20th century

1953

1954/2.42

colored paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1952-sl-2.15/1952_2.15.JPG

Red and Black Composition

Robert Adams

1917-1984

20th century

1949

1952/2.15

color monotype on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1954-sl-2.44/1954_2.44.JPG

Porto Santo Stefano

Afro (Afro Basaldella)

1912-1976

20th century

1952

1954/2.44

oil on canvas

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1983-sl-1.173/1983_1.173.JPG

ELC 2-B

Josef Albers

American, born Germany, 1888-1976

20th century

1969

1983/1.173

embossed print on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1988-sl-2.4.1/1988_2.4.1.JPG

Somewhere

L. Alcopley

Germany, 1910-1992

20th century

1987

1988/2.4.1

lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.3/1972_2.3.JPG

Lieu d'interrogation

Pierre Alechinsky

born 1927

20th century

1927-1972

1972/2.3

color lithograph and aquatint on gray paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1977-sl-2.33/1977_2.33.JPG

Boeuf gros sel

Pierre Alechinsky

born 1927

20th century

1900-1977

1977/2.33

color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1977-sl-2.34/1977_2.34.JPG

Lithosphere

Pierre Alechinsky

b. 1927

20th century

n.d.

1977/2.34

color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1977-sl-2.35/1977_2.35.JPG

La Digitale

Pierre Alechinsky

born 1927

20th century

n.d.

1977/2.35

color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1977-sl-2.36/1977_2.36.JPG

Nuit Blanche

Pierre Alechinsky

born 1927

20th century

n.d.

1977/2.36

color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.272.2/1987_1.272.2.JPG

Untitled

Pierre Alechinsky

born 1927

20th century

1963

1987/1.272.2

color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1964-sl-1.119/1964_1.119.JPG

Avec Plaisir

Pierre Alechinsky

born 1927

20th century

1963

1964/1.119

sugarlift etching on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.122/2000_2.122.JPG

Configurations

Charles Alston

1907 - 1977

20th century

circa 1952

2000/2.122

oil on canvas

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1993-sl-2.61/1993_2_61.JPG

Bootweight II

Stephen Althouse

born 1948

20th century

20th century

1993/2.61

gelatin silver print on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1991-sl-1.139/1991_1.139.JPG

Channel

Gregory Amenoff

(1948 - )

20th century

1984

1991/1.139

acrylic on canvas

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1992-sl-1.144/1992_1.144.JPG

Untitled

Garo Zareh Antreasian

born 1922

20th century

1980

1992/1.144

embossed lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1988-sl-2.4.2/1988_2.4.2.JPG

Transl'umina Graphic

Richard Anuszkiewicz

born 1930

20th century

1986

1988/2.4.2

lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.176/1987_1.176.JPG

Combat at Dawn (Combat à l'aube), #6, from the portfolio "Human Landscape"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/1.176

lithograph on off-white wove paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.178/1987_1.178.JPG

Explosion (Eclatement), #8, from the portfolio "Human Landscape"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/1.178

five-color lithograph on off-white wove paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.179/1987_1.179.JPG

Bruised Head (Tête Meurtrie), #8, from the portfolio "Human Landscape"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/1.179

seven-color lithograph on off-white wove paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-2.3.6/1987_2.3.6.JPG

Combat at Dawn (Combat à l'Aube) #6, from the portfolio "Human Landscapes"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/2.3.6

ten-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-2.3.7/1987_2.3.7.JPG

Bruised Head (Tête Meurtrie) #7, from the portfolio "Human Landscapes"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/2.3.7

seven-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-2.3.8/1987_2.3.8.JPG

Explosion (Eclatement) #8, from the portfolio "Human Landscapes"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/2.3.8

five-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1963-sl-2.16/1963_2.16.JPG

Paysage comme les têtes

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1962

1963/2.16

six-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.122/1964_2.122.JPG

Faune nocturne

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1960

1964/2.122

color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.123/1964_2.123.JPG

Têtes volantes

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1959

1964/2.123

color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-2.3.1/1987_2.3.1.JPG

Person (Personnage) #1, from the portfolio "Human Landscapes"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/2.3.1

five-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-2.3.2/1987_2.3.2.JPG

Like a Head (Comme une Tête) #2, from the portfolio "Human Landscapes"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/2.3.2

nine-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-2.3.3/1987_2.3.3.JPG

Like a Rock (Comme une Roche) #3, from the portfolio "Human Landscapes"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/2.3.3

nine-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-2.3.4/1987_2.3.4.JPG

To Spring (Au Printemps) #4, from the portfolio "Human Landscapes"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1963

1987/2.3.4

ten-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction

Full Record: x-1987-sl-2.3.5/1987_2.3.5.JPG

Tempest (Tempête) #5, from the portfolio "Human Landscapes"

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1961

1987/2.3.5

eleven-color lithograph on paper

rank 3.57002

abstraction