Helen Frankenthaler, American, b. New York City, 1928–2011
Acrylic on canvas, 93 1/2 X 93 5/8 IN. (237.5 X 237.8 CM.)
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number: 72.120
Jh Purchased From Rubin Gallery, Lawrence, New York 1968, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Gravity's Edge," 7 February-15 June 2014, no cat., UNSIGNED. Annual Report: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (1968) p. 222., ASHTON, DORE. "Retrospective/Perspective 1961-74," Arts Magazine v. 49, (September 1974) p. 36., WOMEN'S PROGRAM OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. Women Artists: A Checklist of Works in the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1979), ill., ELDERFELD, JOHN. Frankenthaler (New York: Harry Abrams, 1989) p. 198.
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Abstract Expressionism (Second Generation)/Formalist Abstraction