Nationality

American

Artist Dates

1930-2010

Title of Work

Transposition

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Date of Work

1994

Medium

Oil pastel

Signature

On back

Height

20"

Width

15"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection, James Smith Pierce Collection

Status

Stored: WS_01, Box PAINTINGS B

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

Born in Brooklyn, New York, James Smith Pierce received his PhD in art history from Harvard University. During his career as a professor, Pierce also became an accomplished artist, whose artworks were included in important exhibitions (including a show on land art at the Hirshhorn Museum in Washington, DC) and books on contemporary earthworks and site-specific sculpture. Pierce was also a photographer, exhibition curator, and art collector.

Abstract nonrepresentational, black, white, pink, purple, yellow and red

Tag: PB_JSPColl.

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