Colonel Glenn by Denis Bowen

An action painting painted as a tribute to the first American in space.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91.4 x 121.9 cm
Acquired in:
2004
Bequeathed by:
Betty Strutt through The Art Fund

Action painting is a style of abstract painting that uses techniques such as dribbling or splashing the paint to achieve a spontaneous effect.

Provenance

Betty Strutt, 1962.

Venue details

Pallant House Gallery 9 North Pallant, CHICHESTER West Sussex PO19 1TJ 01243 774557 www.pallant.org.uk

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