Aquatint and etching
Image: 7 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.
Sheet: 10 x 10 7/8 in.
l.l. in graphite: Make-Shift Kitchen
l.l. in graphite: 1935
l.c. in graphite: 20 prints
l.r. in graphite: Will Barnet
l.r. in graphite: 8 x 8-3/4 9
l.r. in graphite: PHD
Donald Marron Collection
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas
© 1935 Estate of Will Barnet / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY
Will Barnet: Relationships, Intimate and Abstract, 1935-1965June 18, 2011–January 8, 2012
This celebratory exhibition marked Barnet’s 100th birthday by allowing viewers to witness the sophisticated progression of his art during the most pivotal period of his career, as he searched for the symbolic potential of forms through realism and abstraction.