Kenneth Noland



Noland is associated with Post-painterly abstraction: art which sprang from Abstract Expressionism but moved towards clarity of form and flat surface texture. In Birth, through the controlled use of color he sought to convey a sense of physical space on a two-dimensional plane. Noland gave this painting to the art critic Clement Greenberg following the birth of his child.

On view

Artist Kenneth Noland
Date 1961
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 91.4 x 91.4 cm
Credit line Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York, Hannelore B. and Rudolph B. Schulhof Collection, bequest of Hannelore B. Schulhof, 2012
Accession 2012.90
Collection Schulhof Collection
Type Painting

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