Composition, Cape Split, Maine, No. 2
Oil on canvas
22 x 28 1/2 in.
signed and dated, l.r.: Marin 33
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas
© Estate of John Marin / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
John Marin: Modernism at MidcenturyNovember 4, 2011–January 8, 2012
This special exhibition of Marin’s oils and watercolors are inspired by his time spent at Cape Split, Maine, using floating forms and energetic brushwork to transform the fleeting patterns of the natural world into innovative compositions.