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Towards Identity

An oil painting of a colorful female face on a white background. The woman wears glasses and large, hoop earrings, and is rendered in blue, red, yellow, and purples shades that create a kaleidoscopic effect.

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  • An oil painting of a colorful female face on a white background. The woman wears glasses and large, hoop earrings, and is rendered in blue, red, yellow, and purples shades that create a kaleidoscopic effect.

Date:

1970

Artist:

Nelson Stevens
American, born 1938

About this artwork

On View

Contemporary Art, Gallery 212

Artist

Nelson Stevens

Title

Towards Identity

Origin

United States

Date

1968–1972

Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

120.6 × 120.6 cm (47 1/2 × 47 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. James and Jetta Jones

Reference Number

1999.940

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