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Black-White Duet with Red, 1953

Leon Polk Smith, American, b. Chickasha, Oklahoma, 1906–1996

Oil on canvas, 39 1/2 in. (100.3 cm) diameter

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with funds donated by Edward R. Downe, Jr., 1982

Accession Number: 82.134

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Abstraction (Mid-Century)/Geometric Abstraction