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Green Curve

Modern and Contemporary Art

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Green Curve

Artwork Details

Artist/Maker

Ellsworth Kelly
American,1923–2015

Date

1999

Medium

Oil on canvas

Accession #

2001.12

Dimensions

37 x 184 inches

Location

On View - Wieland Pavilion, Skyway, Gallery 413

Description

Kelly continued his exploration of color, shape, and space in Green Curve. This work exemplifies his interest in reductionist form and pure color. It also adheres to a formula he applied to other works in which a graceful, sweeping curve ends suddenly at a blunt and truncated end.

Credit

Purchase with the Candler Bequest and High Museum of Art Enhancement Fund

Image Copyright

© Ellsworth Kelly