Screen, Study in Cubist Realism, 1925
This is a Screen.
Cubist principles spread to designers and artists in every corner of the United States in the 1920s. This screen, painted by Western artist Maynard Dixon, also served as a painting of the crags of the Grand Canyon in Arizona. In the spring of 1915 Dixon and his family traveled to Arizona, where he observed and drew the Grand Canyon firsthand.
It is credited
Denver Art Museum, Lent by Grant and Betty Hagestad, 43.2009.
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Its dimensions are
L x W: 214.6 × 236.9 cm (7 ft. 1/2 in. × 7 ft. 9 1/4 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.