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Salute: This So-called Angel
  • Grace Hartigan
    1922–2008
    born: Newark, New Jersey, United States ; died: Baltimore, Maryland, United States ; active: United States
  • Salute: This So-called Angel, 1961
  • Where object was made: United States
  • screen print
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 436 x 357 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 460 x 365 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17 1/8 x 14 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 1/8 x 14 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0038.02
Description
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This is an abstract/non-representational piece on a white ground. Hartigan used expressive/gestural strokes of black with broad planes of yellow overlapping various sections of black.