Oklahoma, 1972

  • Gordon Newton, American, 1948 - 2019

Wood, wax, clay, and paint

  • Overall: 10 1/4 × 11 × 1 7/8 inches (26 × 27.9 × 4.8 cm)

Gift of Ronald L. Winokur in memory of Mrs. Edsel B. Ford

F1983.19

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Abstraction
  • Yellow
  • Incising
  • Clay
  • Wax
  • Wood
  • Paint
  • Mixed media
  • Sculpture
  • Inscriptions
  • Detroit
  • Oklahoma

Signed, on back: GN [script]

On back, middle: a triangle form with the following numbers surrounding it: 2 [lower left corner], 4 [left side], 7 [top corner], 5 [right side], 5 [lower right corner]. On front, top: 2 3 5

Inscribed, on back: small apple / 3/72 Gn/ For RON W / [slashes are included] Inscribed with title, lower center: OKLAHOMA

1983-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Gordon Newton, Oklahoma, 1972, wood, wax, clay, and paint. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Ronald L. Winokur in memory of Mrs. Edsel B. Ford, F1983.19.