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Lines of One Inch, Four Directions, Four Colors
  • Sol LeWitt, artist
    1928–2007
    born: Hartford, Connecticut, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Landfall Press, printer and publisher
  • Lines of One Inch, Four Directions, Four Colors, 1971
  • sixteen lithographs in color
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 584 x 584 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 23 x 23 in
  • Gift of James and Myra Morgan
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0186
Description

Straight lines, approximately one inch long, drawn at random, within a square
using four directions of line, each a different color: 1) Yellow/vertical,
2) Black/horizontal, 3) Red/diagonal, left to right, 4) Blue/diagonal, right to left,
and all combinations of these lines and colors.