Modern and Contemporary Art
Torches MauveMade in United States, North and Central America
Franz Kline, American, 1910 - 1962
Oil on canvas
Currently not on view
1961-223-1Gift of the artist, 1961
LabelToward the end of his career Franz Kline went beyond a predominantly black and white palette to use strong colors for the sweeping gestures of his brushwork. This painting takes its title from the tube paint he purchased from Joseph Torch's art supply store in New York City.