Manet, 1998

  • Sam Gilliam, American, 1933 - 2022

Mixed media monoprint with handpainting, relief printing, screenprinting, cutouts, collage, and stitching on hand-made white paper

  • Framed: Overall (image and sheet): 18 1/2 × 23 1/2 inches (47 × 59.7 cm)

Gift of Nettie Seabrooks

2009.32

Department

African American Art

  • Nonrepresentational art
  • Abstraction
  • Abstract expressionist
  • Stitching
  • Collage
  • Relief printing
  • Screen printing
  • Painting (coating)
  • Monotype (process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Mixed media
  • Cutouts
  • Collage
  • Monotype (planographic print)
  • Washington
  • Manet, édouard

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed in black marker or ink, lower right: S. Gilliam 98

Inscribed, titled in black marker or ink, lower center: 'Manet' Lower left: [either] 11/120 [or] ed 120 Dated in black marker or ink, lower right: S. Gilliam 98

Provenance

2009-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Courtesy of the artist

Sam Gilliam, Manet, 1998, mixed media monoprint with handpainting, relief printing, screenprinting, cutouts, collage, and stitching on hand-made white paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Nettie Seabrooks, 2009.32.