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Black Grey Beat

Artist:
Gene Davis, born Washington, DC 1920-died Washington, DC 1985  Search this
Medium:
acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
90 3/4 x 187 in. (230.5 x 475.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1964
Topic:
Abstract\geometric  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift from the Vincent Melzac Collection
Object number:
1980.6.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Ornette

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
30 1/4 X 44 1/2 IN. (76.8 X 113.0 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1983
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1983
Accession Number:
83.142
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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Smithsonian Resident Associate Program Tenth Anniversary 1975

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Silkscreen on paper
Dimensions:
39 15/16 x 29 7/8 in. (101.4 x 75.8 cm)
Type:
Print
Date:
(1975)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Smithsonian Resident Associates, 1975
Accession Number:
75.16
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py259996cb3-2032-49c6-aeec-9a2229da5287
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edanmdm:hmsg_75.16

Smithsonian Resident Associate Program Tenth Anniversary 1975

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
30 7/8 x 24 in. (81 x 60.8 cm)
Type:
Mech Repro/poster
Date:
(1975)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Smithsonian Resident Associates, 1975
Accession Number:
75.17
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School:
Washington Color School
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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edanmdm:hmsg_75.17

Bartleby

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
111 × 225 in. (282.9 × 571.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1971)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Anonymous Gift, 1975
Accession Number:
75.3
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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Untitled

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
13 7/8 X 16 3/4 IN. (35.2 X 42.5 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Professor Donald Wall, 1978
Accession Number:
78.90
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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edanmdm:hmsg_78.90

Untitled

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
60 X 48 1/4 IN. (152.4 X 122.5 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1957
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Professor Donald Wall, 1978
Accession Number:
78.91
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2698a8bcf-3391-45f7-8646-9af09270f3f5
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edanmdm:hmsg_78.91

Satan's Flag

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
35 7/8 X 24 IN. (91.0 X 60.7 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1956
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Professor Donald Wall, 1978
Accession Number:
78.92
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School:
Washington Color School
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2705674ac-b9b6-4900-89ab-a76717094bdd
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edanmdm:hmsg_78.92

Yellow Rectangle

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
94 5/8 X 115 IN. (240.3 X 292.1 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1957)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Professor Donald Wall, 1978
Accession Number:
78.93
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py256dcfff0-4782-4c70-a906-3f33147ef6c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_78.93

End Stripes

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
33 1/8 X 33 1/8 IN. (84.1 X 84.2 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Professor Donald Wall, 1978
Accession Number:
78.94
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py21b0b0239-ae28-41f2-8cf6-25bc137cc1a3
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edanmdm:hmsg_78.94

Untitled

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper mounted to paperboard
Dimensions:
SHEET: 16 X 20 IN. (40.6 X 50.7 CM.) IMAGE: 13 13/16 X 16 3/4 IN. (35.1 X 42.5 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1979
Accession Number:
79.144
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py217795d21-fab6-4172-a36c-3b8bb6d861ff
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edanmdm:hmsg_79.144

Untitled

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
13 3/4 x 16 3/4in. (34.9 x 42.5cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1979
Accession Number:
79.145
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2370edc9e-209a-4c30-a0de-f46f2488a93c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_79.145

Tin Drum

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper, mounted to paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 13 13/16 x 16 5/8 in. (35.1 x 42.2 cm) mount: 17 x 20 5/8 in. (43.1 x 52.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing/series
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1979
Accession Number:
79.146.1
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School:
Washington Color School
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2bdfa9e72-197f-4f10-a727-54237b749467
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_79.146.1

(Untitled) Drawing Series

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper, mounted to paperboard
Dimensions:
SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS
Type:
Drawing/series
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1979
Accession Number:
79.146.1-2
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School:
Washington Color School
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2e9f35735-4426-4ffd-b3dd-46e06643431e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_79.146.1-2

(Untitled)

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper, mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 13 13/16 x 16 11/16 in. (35.1 x 42.4 cm) mount: 17 x 20 5/8 in. (43.1 x 52.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing/series
Date:
(1952)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1979
Accession Number:
79.146.2
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School:
Washington Color School
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py29a1896c3-839b-4a4d-ac71-de13af6e7583
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_79.146.2

Untitled

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
35 3/4 x 36 in. (90.8 x 91.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1980
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Smithsonian Resident Associates, 1980
Accession Number:
80.113
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School:
Washington Color School
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2818b6d08-af76-400e-ac4e-7715f415cdc9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_80.113

Untitled

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Color serigraph on paper
Dimensions:
37 3/8 X 34 1/16 IN. (94.9 X 86.4 CM.)
Type:
Print
Date:
(1980)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Smithsonian Resident Associates, 1980
Accession Number:
80.114
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School:
Washington Color School
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py21a93dcbc-0e84-4def-a4fb-df14f5f21dd4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_80.114

Wall Stripes

Artist:
Gene Davis, American, b. Washington, DC, 1920–1985  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
as installed: 75 1/8 x 108 1/4 in. (190.8 x 275 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1962)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Henry E. and Mary Ann D. Nichols, 2014
Accession Number:
14.2
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School:
Washington Color School
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py25df2f7b5-c037-4286-9594-32f6f62ec240
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_14.2

The Pouring

Alternate Title:
Morris Louis; Sitter: Gene Davis
Artist:
Red Grooms, born 7 Jun 1937  Search this
Sitter:
Morris Louis, Nov 1912 - 7 Sep 1962  Search this
Gene Davis, 1920 - 1985  Search this
Unidentified Men  Search this
Medium:
Colored pencil
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1986
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Printed Material\Book\Notebook  Search this
Equipment\Camera  Search this
Container\Bucket  Search this
Morris Louis: Male  Search this
Morris Louis: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Unidentified Men: Male  Search this
Gene Davis: Male  Search this
Gene Davis: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR01497
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4849d0901-152d-4eb6-884a-721ee5b41f11
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR01497

Gene Davis Self-Portrait

Artist:
Gene Davis, 1920 - 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Gene Davis, 1920 - 1985  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
Estimated size for new stretcher: 228.6 x 279.4cm (90 x 110")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1982
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Gene Davis: Male  Search this
Gene Davis: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
EXH.CP.118
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Estate of Gene Davis, Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43cf8eab2-a1b4-4c10-9d15-5f8aaaf20f99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.CP.118

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