Jackson Pollock. Untitled. c. 1943

Jackson Pollock

Untitled

c. 1943

Medium
Screenprint
Dimensions
composition (irreg.): 5 1/2 x 8 1/2" (14 x 21.6cm); sheet (irreg.): 11 x 11 9/16" (28 x 29.3cm)
Publisher
unpublished
Printer
the artist
Edition
unique proof
Credit
Riva Castleman Endowment Fund and funds given by John Loring in memory of China Loring
Object number
55.1996
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 21,549 prints online.

This is from a cache of sixty-nine screenprints (or silkscreens) found after Pollock's widow, Lee Krasner, died in 1984. Previously unknown, they are the result of experiments he made with this stencil-based printing technique between 1943 and 1944. Pollock worked briefly at a commercial silkscreen workshop in 1943 and acquired his own small printing screen there to use at home.

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

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