Sunday, Dan Rice Paintings, The Eye, 8 PM, Coffee

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Description

Dan Rice, Sunday, Dan Rice Paintings, The Eye, 8 PM, Coffee, 1950s. Acrylic on paper. Collection of Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center. Gift of the Estate of Lou Harrison.
In this piece, Rice is advertising his own show on the campus of Black Mountain College. "The Eye" was a nickname for a small structure near the BMC Studies Building.

Title

Sunday, Dan Rice Paintings, The Eye, 8 PM, Coffee

Date

1950s

Subject

Rice, Dan, 1926-2003

Original Format

Medium

Acrylic on paper

Physical Dimensions

Image: 15 x 11 inches
Frame: 19 3/4 x 16 1/4 inches

Credit

Gift of the Estate of Lou Harrison

Image Description

This vertical composition portrays the words “Sunday,” “Dan Rice Paintings,” “The Eye,” “8 PM,” and “Coffee” rendered in crudely applied light blue, orange, and red-orange paint. These words are set against a streakily-painted background with shades of orange, green, and black.

Citation

Rice, Dan, 1926-2003, “Sunday, Dan Rice Paintings, The Eye, 8 PM, Coffee,” Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center Digital Collections, accessed April 17, 2021, https://blackmountaincollege.omeka.net/items/show/730.

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