SELECTED WORKS 1940s


The Evanescent , 1941-44 oil on canvas 36 3/8 x 60 inches; 92.4 x 152.4 centimeters  Private Collection

The Evanescent, 1941-44
oil on canvas
36 3/8 x 60 inches; 92.4 x 152.4 centimeters

Private Collection

Self Portrait , 1944 oil on masonite 15 3/4 x 27 3/16 inches; 40 x 69 centimeters  Collection of the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University

Self Portrait, 1944
oil on masonite
15 3/4 x 27 3/16 inches; 40 x 69 centimeters

Collection of the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University

Inner/Outer Space , circa 1943  oil on board 6 x 39 inches; 15.2 x 99.1 centimeters

Inner/Outer Space, circa 1943
oil on board
6 x 39 inches; 15.2 x 99.1 centimeters

Dreaming , 1942 oil on carton 7 5/8 x 12 1/2 inches; 19.4 x 31.8 centimeters  Private Collection

Dreaming, 1942
oil on carton
7 5/8 x 12 1/2 inches; 19.4 x 31.8 centimeters

Private Collection

Inner/Outer Space , circa 1943  oil on board 6 x 39 inches; 15.2 x 99.1 centimeters

Inner/Outer Space, circa 1943
oil on board
6 x 39 inches; 15.2 x 99.1 centimeters

Poetic Justice,  1945    oil on cardboard   13 x 17.5 inches; 33.02 x 44.45 centimeters  Oakland Museum of California

Poetic Justice, 1945
oil on cardboard
13 x 17.5 inches; 33.02 x 44.45 centimeters

Oakland Museum of California

The Veil , 1947 oil on board 8 3/4 x 12 inches; 22.2 x 30 centimeters  Private Collection

The Veil, 1947
oil on board
8 3/4 x 12 inches; 22.2 x 30 centimeters

Private Collection

The Pier , 1943  oil on board 5 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches; 13.3 x 24.8 centimeters

The Pier, 1943
oil on board
5 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches; 13.3 x 24.8 centimeters

Watch Woman , 1946 oil on cardboard 5 x 10 inches; 12.7 x 25.4 centimeters  Private Collection

Watch Woman, 1946
oil on cardboard
5 x 10 inches; 12.7 x 25.4 centimeters

Private Collection

Abandoned Easel No 2 , 1943 oil on canvas on board 7 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches; 19.4 x 13.97 centimeters

Abandoned Easel No 2, 1943
oil on canvas on board
7 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches; 19.4 x 13.97 centimeters

Souvenir of Nevada , 1943  oil on board 11 x 7 1/2 inches; 27.9 x 19.1 centimeters

Souvenir of Nevada, 1943
oil on board
11 x 7 1/2 inches; 27.9 x 19.1 centimeters

The Inquisitive Rose , 1952

The Inquisitive Rose, 1952

Spheres , 1945 oil on cardboard 15 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches; 39.37 x 31.75 centimeters  Private Collection

Spheres, 1945
oil on cardboard
15 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches; 39.37 x 31.75 centimeters

Private Collection

Precarious Landscape , 1944 oil on cardboard 6.5 x 16.5 inches; 16.5 x 41.9 centimeters  The Harry Carmean and Miriam Slater Collection

Precarious Landscape, 1944
oil on cardboard
6.5 x 16.5 inches; 16.5 x 41.9 centimeters

The Harry Carmean and Miriam Slater Collection

Abandoned Easel #4 , 1946  oil on cardboard 5 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches; 13.3 x 26 centimeters

Abandoned Easel #4, 1946
oil on cardboard
5 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches; 13.3 x 26 centimeters

Pears and Pitcher , 1949 oil on paperboard 7 1/2 × 10 inches; 19 × 25.3 centimeters  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Pears and Pitcher, 1949
oil on paperboard
7 1/2 × 10 inches; 19 × 25.3 centimeters

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

The Table , 1949

The Table, 1949

Winter Sun , 1949  oil on canvas 24 x 20 inches; 61 x 50.8 centimeters

Winter Sun, 1949
oil on canvas
24 x 20 inches; 61 x 50.8 centimeters


Untitled Composition (Landscape) , 1948  oil on board 10 1/4 x 19 1/4 inches; 26 x 48.9 centimeters

Untitled Composition (Landscape), 1948
oil on board
10 1/4 x 19 1/4 inches; 26 x 48.9 centimeters

Girl in Landscape , 1949  oil on cardboard 5 x 9 inches; 12.7 x 22.9 centimeters

Girl in Landscape, 1949
oil on cardboard
5 x 9 inches; 12.7 x 22.9 centimeters

White Trees , 1947  oil on board 9 x 10 inches; 22.9 x 25.4 centimeters

White Trees, 1947
oil on board
9 x 10 inches; 22.9 x 25.4 centimeters

The Tree , 1948  oil on canvas 16 x 20 inches; 40.6 x 50.8 centimeters

The Tree, 1948
oil on canvas
16 x 20 inches; 40.6 x 50.8 centimeters

The Tree , 1948  oil on canvas 16 x 20 inches; 40.6 x 50.8 centimeters

The Tree, 1948
oil on canvas
16 x 20 inches; 40.6 x 50.8 centimeters

Tree in Landscape , 1948  oil on board 8 x 12 3/4 inches; 20.3 x 32.4 centimeters

Tree in Landscape, 1948
oil on board
8 x 12 3/4 inches; 20.3 x 32.4 centimeters

Tree on the Marsh , 1948  oil on canvas 14 x 20 inches; 35.6 x 50.8 centimeters

Tree on the Marsh, 1948
oil on canvas
14 x 20 inches; 35.6 x 50.8 centimeters