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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Jasper Johns, American, born 1930

Figure 3

1960

Oil on canvas

23 × 15.6 cm (9 1/16 × 6 1/8 in.)
framed: 11 7/16 × 8 1/2 × 1 1/4 in. (29.1 × 21.6 × 3.2 cm)
Gift of Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935
1995.32.7
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Leo Castelli Gallery, NY, 3/10/60

Bibliography: 

Art of the 50’s and 60’s: Selections from the Richard Brown Baker Collection, exh. cat. (Ridgefield, Conn.: The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 1965), no. 50.

Small Works: Selections from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of Contemporary Art, exh. cat. (Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1973), 68, no. 73, fig. 73.

Richard Brown Baker Collects!: A selection of contemporary art from the Richard Brown Baker Collection, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 10, 50–51, no. 14, fig. 14.

Fortissimo!: Thirty years from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of contemporary art, exh. cat. (Providence, R.I.: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1985), 63, 138, no. 72, ill.

Jennifer Farrell et al., Get There First, Decide Promptly: The Richard Brown Baker Collection of Postwar Art (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 224–25, 227, fig. 1.

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