Dale Henry (American, 1931-2011). <em>Cadmium-Vermillion (Barium) Red Medium - Studio</em>, 1978. Table, chair, oil on canvas and wall painting, (a) table: 30 x 52 x 24 in. (76.2 x 132.1 x 61 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alanna L. Heiss, 2015.13a-c. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Image courtesy of the artist, CUR.2015.13a-c_AlannaHeiss_photograph.jpg)

Cadmium-Vermillion (Barium) Red Medium - Studio

Artist:Dale Henry

Medium: Table, chair, oil on canvas and wall painting


Dimensions: (a) table: 30 x 52 x 24 in. (76.2 x 132.1 x 61 cm) (b) chair: 34 x 18 x 18 in. (86.4 x 45.7 x 45.7 cm) (c) oil on canvas: 50 x 60 in. (127 x 152.4 cm)


Accession Number: 2015.13a-c

Image: CUR.2015.13a-c_AlannaHeiss_photograph.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
The "original" artist's installation consisted of the following components: table (a), chair (b), a representational oil painting on canvas (c), and a no longer existing large wall painting of red oil paint applied directly to the wall which is a rendering of the installation itself in situ in the gallery, set behind a glass plate. In the absense of the artist, this last component as be substituted by a photograph of in installation in situ, that is blown up (24 x 24") and displayed on wall behind glazing.

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