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The Clothes Rack

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López García speaks of painting in sculptural terms and works easily in both two and three dimensions. As well as paintings, he has made figurative sculptures and reliefs in plaster, painted wood, and, occasionally, bronze. For this work, the artist used his own clothes and an actual door to...

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Provenance

The artist. By 1994, with Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 – d. 1999) and Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 – d. 1994), New York; gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to MFA, Boston, January 22, 2003

Credit Line

Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Percha con ropa

1963–64

Dimensions

58 x 49 x 11 in.

Accession Number

2003.56

Medium or Technique

Polychromed wood

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Sculpture