Untitled (Florence)

1952

Object

Artist

Jay DeFeo

Country

Object Info

Object: painting
Not currently on view
Object ID: 2017.2

Medium/Technique

Tempera paint on paper

Credit

Purchased with funds from the Vance H. Kirkland Acquisition Fund and by exchange in honor of Gwen Chanzit

More Info

Dimensions

frame height: 38 3/8 in, 97.4725 cm; frame width: 28 7/8 in, 73.3425 cm; height: 29 in, 73.6600 cm; width: 21 1/2 in, 54.6100 cm

Department

Modern and Contemporary Art

Known Provenance

Created 1952 by the artist. Purchased 2016 from (Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco) by the Denver Art Museum.

Caption

Jay DeFeo
Untitled (Florence), 1952
Tempera paint on paper
Purchased with funds from the Vance H. Kirkland Acquisition Fund and by exchange in honor of Gwen Chanzit, 2017.2
©2018 The Jay DeFeo Foundation

Inscription

"Florence late fall '52" Florence '52" with directional arrow on verso of backing in pencil in artist's hand. On verso also includes in pencil "you who enjoy"