Current Location:
Flat File 01 -> Drawer 4 (FF)
Location Notes:
PDC; FF 01, DR 04

“Le Papier à Musique (Paper to Music)” by Juan Gris

Artwork
Identifier:
2008.335.1
Credit:

Medium:
Poster reproduction of original artwork
Date:
1984
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 27.5 in Width: 19.75 in
Description:
Reproduction poster for Juan Gris' "Le Papier à Musique". Geometric abstract in many colors. Yellow, chewed rectangle leaning to the right and green goblet at the center. obscured sheet music near bottom right. White text reads "Hommage à Kahnweiler" at left-side center.
Historical Context:
Juan Gris was a Spanish painter and sculptor living and working in France. His works demonstrate an obvious flair of Cubism, an emerging artistic style of the time period, and he is said to have produced many of the most significant works of this innovative genre.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
one-sheet posters