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Vance Kirkland

Rocky Glen

Rocky Glen

Year
1953

Artist
Vance Kirkland (1904–1981, American)

Media
watercolor and denatured alcohol on paper

Dimensions
18 1/4 x 29 inches

III. Hard Edge Abstractions / Abstractions from Nature. This is a hybrid painting that can be considered part of more than one of Kirkland's five painting periods. As an example of Kirkland's earliest resist technique of watercolor and denatured alcohol, it is part of the fourth period, Abstract Expressionism, as well as the third, Hard Edge Abstractions / Abstractions from Nature.

Not currently on view

Signature
Signed "Kirkland 1953" lower left corner

Credit Line
Collection Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art

Accession Number
VK1953.06

Other III. Hard Edge Abstraction works