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    Artist Name:

    Ellsworth Kelly

    Nationality & Life Dates:

    American, born 1923


    Red Curve VI




    Oil on canvas


    74 1/4 x 140 1/2 inches

    Credit Line:

    Purchase with funds from Alfred Austell Thornton in memory of Leila Austell Thornton and Albert Edward Thornton, Sr., and Sarah Miller Venable and William Hoyt Venable and High Museum of Art Enhancement Fund

    Accession Number:



    © Ellsworth Kelly

    On View - Wieland Pavilion, Skyway Level, Gallery 420
    Red Curve VI continues Kelly’s thematic pursuits in the realms of color, shape, and space, but this time as they apply to the color red. This primary color, uniformly applied to its boldly-shaped canvas, furthers Kelly’s presentation of the atmospheric effects of color within a room.

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