Jackson Pollock. Untitled. c. 1943

Jackson Pollock


c. 1943

composition (irreg.): 5 9/16 x 8 7/16" (14.2 x 21.5cm); sheet: 10 5/8 x 11 9/16" (27 x 29.3cm)
the artist
unique proof
Acquired through the generosity of Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapiro, in honor of Lily Auchincloss
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© 2018 Pollock-Krasner Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
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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