Jackson Pollock

Untitled

c. 1938–41

Medium
Screenprint with gouache and India ink additions
Dimensions
composition (irreg.): 16 15/16 x 21 13/16" (43 x 55.4 cm); sheet: 20 9/16 x 26" (52.3 x 66 cm)
Publisher
unknown
Printer
unknown
Edition
4 known impressions
Credit
Purchase
Object number
11.1982
Copyright
© 2018 Pollock-Krasner Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Department
Drawings and Prints
This work is not on view.
Jackson Pollock has 86 works  online.
There are 21,556 prints online.

With a fallen figure in the foreground and armies battling in the background, this is a scene of violence and carnage, prompted perhaps by the cataclysmic events of World War II. It is one of several screenprints that Pollock made in the early 1940s (others can be found nearby).

Gallery label from Jackson Pollock: A Collection Survey, 1934-1954, November 22, 2015–May 1, 2016

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