Painting, 1955 [graphic]/ Ad Reinhardt

Reinhardt, Ad, b. 1913 d. 1967
Painter, Printmaker
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 1 painting: oil on canvas ; 122 x 77 cm. (48 x 30 inches)

Format: Painting is in a black matte wooden frame. Cardboard is stapled to verso. It is inscribed in Reinhardt's handwriting: "Painting, 1955" 48 x 30 Reinhardt 732 Broadway NYC 3 / NYB555. Also in white chalk, not in Reinhardt's hand: 17 Nov '77 Dayton.

Collection Summary: Black cruciform painting.

Donated 1979 by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Clyde Colt, Jr.. Thomas Clyde Colt is the former Director of the Dayton Art Institute. He donated the painting to the Archives for study purposes, as the painting was damaged before going up for auction in 1977.

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