Lighthouse, 1975

  • Gordon Newton, American, 1948 - 2019

Paint, crayon, graphite, varnish (?), and collage including tape on white wove paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 17 × 12 inches (43.2 × 30.5 cm)

Gift of James Pearson Duffy

1999.201

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Geometric motifs
  • Collage
  • Graphite
  • Wax
  • Tape
  • Varnish
  • Paint
  • Wove paper
  • Crayon
  • Drawing
  • Abstraction

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in pencil, lower center, verso: G.N. June 1975

Inscribed, in pencil, lower center, verso: The Lighthouse Inscribed, upper left, verso: 53

Provenance

James Pearson Duffy (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA); 1999-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Gordon Newton, Lighthouse, 1975, paint, crayon, graphite, varnish (?), and collage including tape on white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of James Pearson Duffy, 1999.201.