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Night Life
Night Life
Artist:
Date:
1962
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Oil On Canvas
Dimensions:
24 x 32 in. (61 x 81.3 cm); Frame: 31 3/4 x 39 3/4 in. (80.6 x 101 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1996.75
Acquisition Date:
1996-10-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Paul L. Wattis and bequest of the Phyllis C. Wattis 1991 Trust from Paul L. Wattis, Jr. and Carol W. Casey

Exhibition History:

M. H. de Young Museum-Art of the Americas: Art and Ethnography-3/28/98-7/5/98-

Stuart Davis: In Full Swing - WMAA organized; 4-venue show; loan to Crystal Bridges final venue only. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art: 9/16/2017 to 1/1/2018

Copyright:

Art © Estate of Stuart Davis/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Emphasis on shape and color; this painting uses five colors (black, red, yellow, white and black) straight from the tube, without blending; shapes appear as if they are pure blocks of color or paper cut-outs; abstraction of a man can be seen; style; artist's signature is present.