Detail Painting #567, 1993 or 1994

  • Christian Eckart, Canadian, born 1959

23-carat gold leaf on birch panel, with 23-carat gold leaf on pine and poplar molding

  • Overall: 25 5/8 × 27 × 2 inches (65.1 × 68.6 × 5.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Friends of Modern Art Fund

1995.19

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Squares (geometric figures)
  • Borders (ornament areas)
  • Poplar
  • Birch
  • Pine
  • Gold
  • Frames (furnishings)
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Geometric pattern

Signed, on back (below inscription): Christian Eckart

Inscribed (in very stylized writing), on back: Detail Painting #567, 1993-1994

the artist, Christian Eckart. (Lemberg Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, USA)

1995-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Courtesy of the artist

Christian Eckart, Detail Painting #567, 1993 or 1994, 23-carat gold leaf on birch panel, with 23-carat gold leaf on pine and poplar molding. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Friends of Modern Art Fund, 1995.19.