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Creator Name: DeFeo, Jay
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1929-1989
Gender: F
Creator Name-CRT: Jay DeFeo
Title: The Rose
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1958
Creation End Date: 1966
Creation Date: 1958-1966
Object Type: Paintings
Materials and Techniques: Oil with wood and mica on canvas
Dimensions: 128 7/8 x 92 1/4 x 11 in.(327.34 x 234.32 x 27.94 cm. )Frame 131 1/16 x 94 3/8 x 5 in.
AMICA Contributor: Whitney Museum of American Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 95.170
Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of Jay DeFeo and purchase, with funds from theContemporary Painting and Sculpture Committee and the Judith RothschildFoundation
Copyright: Estate of Jay DeFeo / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Provenance: Collection/Estate of the artist, 1966-1995
Condition: 01/29/1996 ,Satisfactory ,
Context - Person: Contemporary Committee
Context - Person: Defeo
Context - Person: Jay DeFeo Estate
Context - Person: Rothschild Foundation, Judith
Context - Date: 1958 - 1966
Exhibition History: "Beat Culture and the New America: 1950-1965"
Exhibition History: "Jay DeFeo: Selected Works, 1952-1989"
Exhibition History: Jay DeFeo: long term loan
Exhibition History: The American Century: Art and Culture 1900-2000 (Part II)
Related Work Description: THE JEWEL, 1959, oil on canvas, 120 x 55 inches, Estate ofthe artist (color illus. p. 70, Berkson 1996)THE VERONICA, 1957, oil on canvas, 132 x 42 3/8 inches,San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Related Multimedia Description: DeFeo's friend Ursula Cipa describes the process of the conservation of The Rose and its coming out again into public life in 1995.
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Related Multimedia Description: Artist Bruce Conner describes the 7-year process of making 'The Rose', from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
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Related Multimedia Description: Audio file from the Pad PC tour of The American Century Art And Culture 1900-2000, Pad PC Adult tour
Link to Multimedia: WMAA.Roseadul.wav
Related Multimedia Description: Audio file from the Pad PC tour of The American Century Art And Culture 1900-2000, Pad PC Children's tour
Link to Multimedia: WMAA.Rosekids.wav
Component Measured: object
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 327.34
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 234.32
Measurement Dimension: depth
Measurement Value: 27.94
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Whitney Museum of American Art

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