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Jupiter V

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Working in an Abstract Expressionist style in the 1950s and a Minimalist vein in the 1960s, Al Held went on to develop a hard edge style in the 1970s that rejected the anti-illusionism of Minimalism. In Jupiter 5, Held "draws" with paint, using geometry as a formal tool to create a dizzying...

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Provenance

The artist; with André Emmerich, New York; to Vesti Corporation, Boston; to Mr. and Mrs. Gerald M. Mc Cue, Cambridge, MA, 1984; to MFA, Boston, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara W. McCue and Gerald M. McCue

Copyright

© Al Held Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

1974

Dimensions

152.4 x 152.4 cm (60 x 60 in.)

Accession Number

1998.576

Medium or Technique

Acrylic on canvas

Collections

Contemporary Art

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