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La Porte Bleue (The Blue Door)
  • Pierre Lesieur
    1922–2011
    born: Paris, France ; active: France
  • La Porte Bleue (The Blue Door), 1970
  • Where object was made: France
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 160 x 129.5 cm
    Canvas/Support: 63 x 51 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Richard Shields
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0019
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Abstract painting. Central rectangle (suggesting a door) is divided into one large rectangle and three smaller ones. There is an arch on the top of the central rectangle with concentric squares around it. Loose paint handling.