Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Richard Tuttle, artist
    born 1941
    born: Rahway, New Jersey, United States ; active: United States
    Mei-mei Berssenbrugge
    born 1947
    born: Beijing, China ; active: United States
  • Hiddenness, 1988
  • Where object was made: United States
  • hand-pressed ink on folded rag paper
  • Paper Type: off-white rag paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 38 x 50.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 15/16 x 19 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • The Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, The University of Kansas, The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, a joint initiative of the Trustees of the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection and the National Gallery of Art, with generous support of the National Endowment for the Arts and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
  • Not on display
  • 2009.0079
Label Text

This work consists of a single sheet of paper with a central fold. To the left of the center fold is an abstract composition and to the right of the center fold is black printed text. The abstract composition consists of a large upside-down teardrop of pink ink that is intersected towards the bottom by a triangle composed of squares (?) of blue, green, yellow-orange, black and white ink.