Painting

1965

Manolo Millares, Spanish, b. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, 1926–1972

Oil, burlap, and metal on burlap, 63 5/8 X 63 5/8 IN. (161.6 X 161.6 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.3561

Provenance:
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, to 21 April 1965
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 21 April 1965-17 May 1966

Exhibition History:
PIERRE MATISSE GALLERY, New York. "Los Mutilados de Paz: Paintings on Canvas and Paper, 1965-1965," 23 March-17 April 1965, no. 1, cover ill.
ROYAL DUBLIN SOCIETY, Ireland. "ROSC '67: The Poetry of Vision," 14 November-31 December 1967, no. 73, ill., p. 70.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975, p. 599, no. 929, ill., pp. 722-23.

Published References:
BERKSON, WILLIAM. "The Galleries: Manolo Millares," Arts Magazine vol. 39 (May-June 1965): 55, ill. (at left of installation view).
TURNER, EVAN H. "Destruction: A Factor in Contemporary Art," Canadian Art vol 23 (January 1966): 40, ill.
LERNER, ABRAM, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
(New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974): p. 599, fig. 929, pp. 722-23.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Spanish Informalists