Anne Truitt. Sumi Drawing. 1966

Anne Truitt Sumi Drawing 1966

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Made while Truitt was living in Japan, these drawings achieve a delicate balance between the tight precision of their vertical stripes and the soft texture of the Sumi ink, traditionally used in East Asian calligraphy.

Gallery label from Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction, April 19 - August 13, 2017.
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
27 1/4 x 8 1/4" (69.2 x 21 cm)
Credit
Committee on Drawings Funds
Object number
285.2009.3
Copyright
© 2019 Anne Truitt
Department
Drawings and Prints

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