Robert Kipniss (New York, born 1931)
Untitled (rural landscape)
Lithograph on paper
Signed to lower right margin
Robert Kipniss is known for his monochromatic, haunting rural landscapes, sometimes containing elements of the natural world intermingled with architecture, and for his use of light and darkness as compositional elements, creating an emotive, sublime experience for the viewer.
Kipniss’ works are represented in the permanent collections of the numerous prestigious institutions, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art; Museum of Modem Art, New York; Chicago Art Institute; Whitney Museum of American Art, Library of Congress and British Museum in London, the Philadelphia Museum of Art; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Yale University Museum; New York Public Library; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Detroit Art Institute; National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution; the New Orleans Museum of Art; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Bibliothèque Nationale de France; and Portland Art Museum, among dozens of others.
- minor wear to frame.
- image measures 14″ × 10″.