Vance Kirkland

Frammenti di Villa Giulia

Frammenti di Villa Giulia

Year 1960

Artist Vance Kirkland (1904-1981, American)

Media oil paint and water on linen

Dimensions 47 1/2 x 39 1/2 inches

IV. Abstract Expressionism; C. Roman Abstraction. Vance Kirkland took a sabbatical from the University of Denver, where he was Director of the School of Art, and painted for six months in Italy in 1960. This painting depicts Etruscan fragments of glass (frammenti) in the Villa Giulia in Rome.

Not currently on view

Signature Signed "Kirkland 1960 (31)" lower left center

Credit Line Collection Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art

Accession Number VK1960.31