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Artist:
Red Grooms, born 7 Jun 1937  Search this
Sitter:
Gertrude Stein, 3 Feb 1874 - 27 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Color lithograph and collage on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
Sheet: 47.6 x 48.3 x 25.1cm (18 3/4 x 19 x 9 7/8")
Plexiglas mount: 48.9 x 55.6 x 28.3cm (19 1/4 x 21 7/8 x 11 1/8")
Type:
Collage
Date:
1975
Exhibition Label:
Red Grooms’s three-dimensional pop-up portraits celebrate iconic figures in American culture and contribute to the iconography of 1970s pop art. This piece memorializes Stein seated and holding court in a domestic setting.
Topic:
Gertrude Stein: Female  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
EXH.GS.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm475803198-5fde-4784-845c-70d525aa5973
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.GS.12