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Painting of black and white contrasted polka-dots that appear to vibrate and form three-dimensional depression at the center of the piece. In this and other early works, Riley "wanted the space between the picture plane and the spectator to be active." She later explored color contrast.

Creator(s): Riley, Bridget
Creation Date: 1963~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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Usage:
Total Uses: 16
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Artist):
Riley, Bridget

born 1931; British;

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Place of Publication: Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1963~
  • Digitized: July 1, 2008
Description:

Painting of black and white contrasted polka-dots that appear to vibrate and form three-dimensional depression at the center of the piece. In this and other early works, Riley "wanted the space between the picture plane and the spectator to be active." She later explored color contrast.

Note:

Gift of Philip Johnson

Physical Description:

1 art original : tempera on composition board ; 88.8 x 86.2 cm.

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Keyword(s): tempera paint | Painting: paintings | paintings | composition board
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
ARTsource
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Dva-0092
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc8970
Resource Type: Artwork
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
License: Copyright
Holder: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Statement: Copyright 2008, Scholars Resource, Inc. All Rights Reserved.