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Mykonos, Trellis

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Mykonos, Trellis

Artist: Jack Beal (American, 1931 - 2013)
Date: 1973
Medium: pastel on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (/image): 19 7/8 × 25 5/8 in. (50.5 × 65.1 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Virginia B. Graham Memorial Fund, 1974.14
Accession number: 1974.14
Classification: work on paper
In Collection(s)
Label TextAlthough Beal is usually characterized as a "New Realist," he is not concerned with photographic realism. His paintings depict figures and interiors in rather abstract terms. Beal was born in Richmond, Virginia in 1931 and lived in New York. He studied at William and Mary College, at the Art Institute of Chicago, and at the University of Chicago. Source: Bulletin, January-February 1975.
InscriptionJack Beal (l/r in green pastel)
Published ReferencesDMAC Bulletin, Jan/Feb. 1975

DES MOINES ART CENTER: SELECTED PAINTINGS, SCULPTURES AND WORKS ON PAPER, a catalog of selections from the permanent collection published in 1985, cat. ref. p.31
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