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Artist:
Anne Truitt, born Baltimore, MD 1921-died Washington, DC 2004  Search this
Medium:
acrylic on wood
Dimensions:
95 5/8 x 15 5/8 x 8 1/8 in. (242.8 x 39.8 x 20.7 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1974
Gallery Label:
Anne Truitt's sculptures give elegant form to her personal experience. Her graceful, columnar works take on significance as allusions to places she lived, people she knew, and moments in her own life. As the title suggests, 17th Summer captures the joy and freedom she felt the summer she was seventeen.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Kenneth Noland
Object number:
1991.176
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.176