Frank Stella Hyena Stomp 1962

Artwork details

Artist
Frank Stella born 1936
Title
Hyena Stomp
Date 1962
Medium Alkyd paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 1956 x 1956 mm
frame: 1982 x 1981 x 91 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1965
Reference
T00730
Not on display

Display caption

The title Hyena Stomp comes from a track by the American jazz musician Jelly Roll Morton. Stella was thinking about syncopation while working on the painting.

September 2004

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