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Queen of the black black, 1961

Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988


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Title: Queen of the black black

Date: 1961

Physical Details: Poem : 1 p. : handwritten ; 28 x 22 cm.

Description: Queen of the black black

In t valley of all all

with one glance sees t King

Mountain top

7 climb

7 way

Restless winds

Midnight blooms

tons tons of colors

Tones of waterdrops

Crystal reflections

Painting mirages

Celectial splendor

Highest grandeur

Queen of t black black

King of t all all .

Louise Nevelson 1961

published in Art News Sept. 1961, page 45

Creator: Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988

Forms part of: Louise Nevelson papers, circa 1903-1982

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Louise Nevelson. Queen of the black black, 1961. Louise Nevelson papers, circa 1903-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 8245