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Agnes Pelton was a founding member of the Transcendental Painting Group (TPG), a loosely organized circle of non-representational artists active in the Southwestern United States in the late 1930s and early 1940s. They shared an interest in creating images that evoked "deep and spontaneous...

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Provenance

Possession of the artist until at least 1954; unknown private collection; to Jay Caldwell Gallery, Manlius, NY, 2002; to Peyton-Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, 2008; to MFA, 2009, purchase

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund and Tompkins Collection—Arthur Gordan Tompkins Fund

1943

Dimensions

Overall: 96.5 x 76.2 cm (38 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

2009.339

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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