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Rachel and the Angels
  • Robert Blunk
    born 1923
    born: Salyards, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Rachel and the Angels, 1982
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil, board
  • Canvas/Support: 120.65 x 90.17 cm
    Canvas/Support: 47 1/2 x 35 1/2 in
  • Gift of the family of Katherine and Robert Blunk
  • On view: 20/21 Gallery, 405, N4
  • 2010.0191

Stage-like abstract room with bright blue walls and green floor on which sits a human figure dressed in pink (lower left-center) next to a gray circle suggesting a rug. The scene is surmounted by an orange space in which float three blue-green human forms w/brighter orange “halos.”