Darabjerd III

(1967)

Frank Stella, American, b. Malden, Massachusetts, 1936

Acrylic on canvas, 120 1/8 X 180 1/4 IN. (305.1 X 457.8 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972

Accession Number: 72.278

Provenance:
Lawrence Rubin Gallery, New York, to 10 November 1967
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 10 November 1967-1972
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972

Exhibition History:
WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, New York. 1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, 13 December 1967-4 February 1968, no.135.
ART MUSEUM OF SOUTH TEXAS, Corpus Christi, TX. Johns, Stella, Warhol: Works in Series, 4 October-26 November 1972, p.18, 25.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975, p. 751, 1010.

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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Formalist Abstraction