Modern and Contemporary Art
Abstraction No. 12
Ad Reinhardt, American, 1913 - 1967
Oil on canvas
Currently not on view
1978-177-1Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gerrish H. Milliken, 1978
LabelAbstraction No. 12 is a lyrical example of Ad Reinhardt's paintings from the early 1950s, dominated by horizontal and vertical brushstrokes that make up a loose grid structure. Reinhardt called works like this one his "brick paintings."