Skip to Main Content
Kenneth Noland, ‘Tripex’, 1963, Christie's
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share

Kenneth Noland

Tripex, 1963

Acrylic on canvas
105 × 70 in
266.7 × 177.8 cm
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
About the work
Bibliography
Provenance
C
Christie's
Medium
Painting
Signature
Tripex
Kenneth Noland
American, 1924–2010
Follow

An innovative colorist, Kenneth Noland began his career as an Abstract Expressionist, became one of the first practitioners of Color Field painting as part of the Washington Color School, and ultimately embraced a Minimalist approach that comprised vivid color and simple geometric shapes. His most iconic works are subtly direct compositions of chevrons, concentric circles, stripes, and diamonds, such as Pent (1966). Noland also pioneered the use of shaped canvases, painting on increasingly asymmetrical canvases that rendered the edge of equal compositional importance to the center.

Kenneth Noland, ‘Tripex’, 1963, Christie's
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share
About the work
Bibliography
Provenance
C
Christie's
Medium
Painting
Signature
Tripex
Kenneth Noland
American, 1924–2010
Follow

An innovative colorist, Kenneth Noland began his career as an Abstract Expressionist, became one of the first practitioners of Color Field painting as part of the Washington Color School, and ultimately embraced a Minimalist approach that comprised vivid color and simple geometric shapes. His most iconic works are subtly direct compositions of chevrons, concentric circles, stripes, and diamonds, such as Pent (1966). Noland also pioneered the use of shaped canvases, painting on increasingly asymmetrical canvases that rendered the edge of equal compositional importance to the center.

Kenneth Noland

Tripex, 1963

Acrylic on canvas
105 × 70 in
266.7 × 177.8 cm
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
Series by this artist
Related works
Most Similar
Abstract Expressionism