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Schornsteine (Chimneys)
  • Hermann Glöckner
    born: Dresden-Cotta, Germany ; died: West Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany (present-day Berlin, Germany)
  • Schornsteine (Chimneys), 1971
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • collage, tempera
  • Object Height/Width: 61.6 x 44.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: 24 1/4 x 17 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Gift of Robert A. Hiller in honor of Ulrike Gauss
  • Not on display
  • 2013.0108

Two beige triangles divide the composition intor four other shapes: two reddish brown and two dark brown geometric forms. There are three sharply incised cuts running through the beige triangles.