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Beach Poem
  • Theodoros Stamos
    1922–1997
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Ioannina, Greece ; active: United States, Greece
  • Beach Poem, circa 1950
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on hardboard
  • Canvas/Support: 61 x 76 cm
    Canvas/Support: 24 x 29 7/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 26 x 31 7/8 in
  • Gift of Harold Kaye
  • On view: Gallery 405, South Wall
  • 1957.0114
Description
Exhibitions

Horizontal format. Aqua background with a large blue and brown form that spreads from the right corner and center through the top center. Near the center and to the right is a bright orange circular blob with a thin tail. To the bottom left is a larger green circle with tiny white, orange and black strokes. In the center is a white form with three appendages and a cream circle in the middle.