Print on handmade paper, very pale pink with various colored fibers throughout. Edges of sheet are irregular and composition does not extend to the edges of sheet, except at the bottom. Composition is abstract and vertically oriented. Composition can be divided into 3 horizontal zones. All zones are heavily layered with horizontal lines of hash marks, “x”s and “( )” marks. Dominant visual effect of top zone is light green. Dominant visual effect of middle zone is blue. Dominant visual effect of bottom zone is pink and blue. Marks creating fringe-like effect at top and bottom. Many colors used throughout composition. “ADI Blue,” is written in pencil at the top left corner. “18/28” is written in pencil at the top center. “Mullen” is signed in pencil at the top right corner. Large margin of paper at top. Two holes punched o left and right edges, approximately 6.000” down from the top of the sheet.
Print created by Philip Mullen in 1978. Mullen is a renowned artist that has been exhibited nationally and internationally. His work is not only part of the permanent collections at McKissick Museum, but also the Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C., Brooklyn Museum in New York, Sonje Museum of Contemporary Art in South Korea, among others. He specializes in the use of acrylic paints.
Piece is on loan from the McKissick Museum.
Located outside Room 209H.