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A member of Painters Eleven, a group of Canadian artists founded in 1954 that worked to promote abstract art, Jack Bush became one of the country's leading painters. Inspired by American Color Field painters such as Helen Frankenthaler and Morris Louis; Bush, at the age of 50, began to reorient...

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Provenance

The artist; with Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, 1964; to Noah Goldowsky, New York, 1964; to Private Collection, U.S.; to MFA, Boston, 1973

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

© Estate of Jack Bush

1964

Dimensions

223.5 x 177.8 cm (88 x 70 in.)

Accession Number

1973.417

Medium or Technique

Oil (blue areas) and protein and oil (stripes) on canvas

Collections

Contemporary Art

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Paintings